University of Wisconsin–Madison

Making the Connection 2017

An environmental health conference hosted by the Wisconsin Environmental Health Network (WEHN). This two-day conference will be held in Madison, WI on February 17th and 18th, and will feature guest lecturers from around Wisconsin and the nation. A wide range of topics will be covered, including endocrine disruptors such as BPA, the potential health impacts of our indoor environment, environmental and social justice, climate change, water quality, and many more.

Friday’s presentations will include Dr. Tyrone Hayes (see bio) from University of California – Berkley, who will speak about epigenetics and the environment.


Tentative schedule:
Friday, February 17th
12:30 p.m. Featured Speaker
1:45p.m. Afternoon Speaker
3:30 p.m, Environmental Justice Panel
5 p.m. Networking Cocktail Hour

Saturday, Friday 18th
8:30 a.m. Featured Speaker
9:45 a.m. Workshop
11:30 a.m. Workshop
1 p.m. Lunch
2 p.m. Workshop
3:45 p.m. Closing Panel/Presentation

For more information, please see WEHNonline.org/events.