6th National Environmental Health Action Plan (NEHAP) Conference 2020 was officiated by YBhg Tan Sri Datuk Seri Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah, Director General of the Ministry of Health Malaysia with the theme Water and Health; Collaborative on Health and The Environment.
The conference was held with the aim of strengthening collaboration and giving exposure to participants on the importance of NEHAP Malaysia. Apart from that, this Conference is act as a platform for the presentation of papers covering the field of environmental health as well as for all participants to interact and exchange opinions on the country’s environmental health problems.
The conference was attended by more than 100 participants consisting of representatives from various Ministries and agencies at the federal and state levels, lecturers and university students as well as the private sector that are directly involved in environmental health related activities.
A total of four (4) presentation papers were presented by the invited speakers. The speakers and titles of the presentation papers involved are:
Managing Water from Source to Consumer: Integrated Water Resources Management Approaches
Ir. Dr. Salmah binti Zakaria
Academy of Sciences Malaysia
Delivering Excellent Services in Domestic Water Need
Mr. Zairi bin Zainuddin
Pengurusan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Air Selangor)
Detection of New Emerging Contaminants in Water
Dr. Chin Teen Teen
ALS Technichem (M) Sdn. Bhd.
Water Pollution and The Determinants of Health
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nik Rosmawati Nik Husai
Universiti Sains Malaysia