Home Virtual Town Hall on 8/21/20

Our first town hall featured CEH Executive Director, Michael Green, in conversation with health experts about how reducing exposure to toxic chemicals in your home can help you stay healthy during a pandemic. This town hall’s featured speakers were Dr. Vin Gupta, a pulmonologist and global health expert who has been featured on NBC, MSNBC, CNN, the New York Times; Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, President & CEO of ECOS; and Dr. Tyrone B. Hayes, Professor of Integrative Biology at University of California at Berkeley who focuses on endocrine disrupting contaminants, particularly pesticides. You can find their bios here.



You can also a find a list of answers to questions submitted by attendees here.


Watch the recording of the event livestream



Dr. Vin Gupta, MD, MPA

Public Health Physician, Professor, and Health Policy Expert

Vin is a trusted advisor and contributor to national and international media outlets such as NBC, MSNBC, CNN, and the New York Times.


Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks

President & CEO of ECOS

Kelly is transforming the cleaning products industry with innovative, plant-powered solutions and sustainable manufacturing practices.


Dr. Tyrone B. Hayes, PhD

Professor of Integrative Biology, University of California at Berkeley

Tyrone’s research focuses on endocrine-disrupting contaminants and their impact on environmental health and public health.