Advocacy

Environmental Health Policy Activities

Letters Position Statements and Letters

TFAH Comments to Federal Highway Administration on Proposed Rule to Ease Traffic Congestion (August 2016)
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TFAH Comments to U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Instituting Smoke-Free Public Housing (January 2016)
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TFAH Comments to U.S. Department of Transportation on Proposed National Safety Performance Measures (June 2014)
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Group Letter to Congress in Support of CDC National Center for Environmental Health Fiscal Year 2015 Funding (March 2014)
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Public Health Sign-on Letter to USDOT on Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety (August 2013)
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TFAH Letter to Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change on Draft Carbon-Pricing Legislation (April 2013)
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Group Letter to Congress in Support of CDC National Center for Environmental Health Fiscal Year 2014 Funding (April 2013)
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Group Letter to Congress in Support of CDC National Center for Environmental Health Fiscal Year 2013 Funding (March 2012)
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Statement of TFAH Executive Director Jeffrey Levi, PhD in Support of Climate Change Health Protection and Promotion Act (November 2011)
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Statement of TFAH Executive Director Jeffrey Levi, PhD in Support of Clean Air Act at Senate Environmental and Public Works Committee Press Event (March 2011)
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Statement of TFAH to EPA Clean Air Science Advisory Committee in Support of National Ambient Air Quality Standard for Ground Ozone (February 2011)
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Group Letter to EPA in Support of National Ambient Air Quality Standard for Ground Ozone (November 2010)
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Letter in Support of the Coordinated Environmental Public Health Network Act of 2009 (August, 2009)
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Letter in Support of Environmental Health Amendment (August, 2009)
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Letter in Support of the Climate Change Health Protection and Promotion Act (May 2009)
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Coalition Letter in Support of Funds to Combat Global Warming (May 2008)
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Letter in Support of Environmental Health Tracking and Biomonitoring Funds (March 2008)
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Congressional Hearings and Briefings

Briefing Presentations

July 2014 "Climate Change: The Public Health Response" briefing

Health Reform Implementation

Obesity

Pandemic Flu and Infectious Disease Prevention

Bioterrorism and Public Health Preparedness

Substance Abuse and Misuse

Child and School Health

Environmental Health

Public Health Funding

Health Disparities

Workplace and Community Wellness