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Public Health Forum on Childhood Sun Damage and Skin Cancer

September 10, 2014

On September 5, staff in the UNC IE Environmental Resource Program (ERP) partnered with the UNC Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility (CEHS) to host a public health forum on childhood sun damage and skin cancer risk. The theme was Protecting … Continued

Farewell, Amy!

September 3, 2014

Amy MacDonald, Environmental Health Educator, will be leaving ERP as of September 12 to take on a new position with Wake Tech Community College as Director of Grants Performance. From ERP Director, Kathleen Gray: “It will be difficult to replace Amy, … Continued

SciVentures Campers “Journey Into the Cell”

July 18, 2014

In partnership with Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, the Community Outreach and Engagement Core (COEC) of the UNC Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility developed a new environmental health focused program for Morehead’s SciVentures summer camp for middle school students. … Continued

Inaugural EGRET Fellows Program Summer Institute

July 2, 2014

ERP staff held the inaugural EGRET Fellows Summer Institute from June 24th to 26th in which 25 fifth grade teachers participated in a three-day workshop at Goose Creek State Park in Washington, NC. During the workshop, teachers interacted with scientists, … Continued

North Carolina Healthy Homes Website is now “live”!

June 9, 2014

We are pleased to announce that the North Carolina Healthy Homes website is “live” and ready for use.  The site, which is partially funded through a NIEHS grant, has been redesigned by ERP staff in collaboration with the Guilford County … Continued