Join Get the Lead Out, Pittsburgh, The Alliance for Infants and Toddlers and Women for a Healthy Environment for an exciting day at the Life Without Lead Summit!
This event is your chance to learn, connect, and take action for a lead-safe future in Allegheny County. Hear from inspiring speakers, engage in thought-provoking discussions, and discover innovative solutions to eliminate lead from our lives and prevent childhood lead poisoning. Lead poisoning affects communities as a whole, so we all need to take responsibility for addressing this issue. Together, we can make a difference and create a healthier world for ourselves and future generations.
Learn more and register for this free, virtual event today!
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8:45 am – Welcome
9:00 am – Personal Storytelling: Anjail Muhammad
9:15 am – Presentation: EPA Local Lead Action Plan Guide Presentation
Hanna Bartling, Life Scientist with the US Environmental Protection Agency
Kyle Chelius, Environmental Engineer with the US Environmental Protection Agency
10:00 am – BREAK
10:15 am – Presentation: Delaware County Health Department and National League of Cities – Challenges and Solutions to Primary Prevention Strategies for Lead
Rosemarie Hart, Delaware County Health Department Chair and one of the founders
Lourdes Aceves, National League of Cities Interim Director of Health and Wellness
10:45 am – Presentation by Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority
Will Pickering, Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority Chief Executive Officer
11:15 am – Panel Discussion: State and Local Water Report Guide
Megan Guy, Pittsburgh Water Collaboratory Outreach Coordinator & Data Analyst
Ashleigh Deemer, Penn Environment Deputy Director
12:00 pm – LUNCH
1:00 pm – Discussion: Lead and Copper Rule Revisions
Julian Gonzalez, Senior Legislative Counsel
2:15 pm – Presentation: Looking into the Future with National Center for Healthy Housing
Sarah Goodwin, National Center for Healthy Housing Policy Analyst
3:00 pm – AWARD CEREMONY AND RECOGNITION