1. Training Resources for Research Ethics and Cultural Competence for Environmental Health Researchers/Faculty
Environmental Health 2013 - Science & Health to Protect Future Generations • Boston, MA • Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - Session 9, late afternoon
"Environmental Health 2013 – Science and Policy to Protect Future Generations will provide a forum for the discussion of most recent scientific results on the interactions of the environment and human health. In a rapidly changing global environment the protection of future generations has become a major goal of national and international politics. Thus this conference will provide a place for translating scientific evidence into strategies to direct future research and policy action.
The conference will cover a wide variety of major environment-related health concerns. Topics include, but are not limited to outdoor and indoor air pollution, climate change and hazardous chemicals and particles. Environmental justice and possible solutions to the problems of rapidly growing urban areas will have special attention." (http://www.environmentalhealthconference.com/)
2. Researcher/Faculty Resources for Research Ethics and Cultural Sensitivity Training
2013 International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB) • Baltimore, MD • July 21 - 25, 2013
"The biennial International Congress for Conservation Biology is recognized as the most important global meeting for conservation professionals and students. The congress features a dynamic scientific program with more than 100 cutting edge symposia, workshops, posters, and focus groups; countless networking opportunities, fantastic field trips, and world-renowned speakers.
The 26th ICCB takes place in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay in Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Chesapeake Bay is the world's most productive estuary and the region is rich in cultural and historical heritage and conservation challenges and success stories." (http://www.conbio.org/mini-sites/iccb-2013)