2017 EHPA Symposium

20th Sep 2017 - 22nd Sep 2017
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention Centre Place South Wharf Victoria Australia 3006

Call For Papers

We are especially interested in papers that involve technology and/or sustainability.

Persons interested in presenting a paper at the symposium are invited to submit abstracts of their proposed paper.

We welcome submissions from any area including but not limited to:

  • Have you or your team turned any challenges or problems in food safety, health promotion or environmental health into an opportunity or success? We want to hear about case studies where you have confronted a challenge in public health practice and turned into a success story.
  • Have you any innovative new developments in public health practice?
  • Have you implemented new technologies in testing, auditing or investigating?
  • Are you completing any research or implemented any programs to identify risk areas?
  • Have you began to use this information to implement new and exciting initiatives that help address these concerns? 

Submit Abstract

Who Should Attend

  • Environmental Health Officers, Practitioners and Professionals from the government (Federal, State and Local), non-profit and private sectors;
  • Environmental Managers from EPAs (environmental protection agencies) and Sustainable Industry representatives;
  • Food officers and food scientists from National Food Authorities;
  • Centre for Disease Control (CDC) professionals;
  • Enforcement Officers working in food, housing, health and safety and environmental protection;
  • Staff of agencies responsible for humanitarian issues, bioterrorism, naturaldisaster preparedness and emergency response activities;
  • Representatives of health, environment, town planning and transportation agencies;
  • Local Government Association representatives;

Important Dates

Friday 26th May
Abstracts due 
Monday 5th June
Early Bird Registration opens
Friday 14 July
Early Bird Registration closes
Wednesday 6th September
Registrations close

Wednesday 20th September
Symposium Day 1
Wednesday 20 September
Welcome Function
Thursday 21st September
Symposium Day 2
Thursday 21st September
Symposium Dinner
Friday 22nd September
Symposium Day 3



Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre
1 Convention Centre Place
South Wharf
Victoria Australia 3006

Event Organiser

Bernadet Ferraro
03 9438 5960

Email Organiser