2019 Annual Education Conference

March 20-22, 2019 

Battle Creek

Conference Information

Agenda at a Glance

Conference Registration Fee

    • Member $165.00
    • Non-Member $225.00
    • Student $80.00

Single Day registration will be available for Wednesday and Thursday (Member $120; Non-Member $155)

Late fee applies to all registration types after March 9, 2019.

Topics scheduled include: 

  • UP Flooding Disaster Relief 
  • PFAS Case Study and Statewide PFAS Sampling Effort 
  • Opioid Crisis 
  • Liquor Control Commission 
  • Vector Borne Diseases
  • Hepatitis A Outbreaks 
  • Emergency Management 
  • Food Share Tables in Schools 
  • Problem Water Well Case Studies 
  • Hoarding Case Study 
  • On-site Wastewater Plan Review 
  • Marijuana Laws 
  • and more!

Social Events

Sanitarian Social Thursday March 21, 2019 at The Music Factory

An event for attendees to converse and enjoy each others various talents.

Hosted by The Music Factory featuring: THE DISRUPTION. 

Doors: 8PM, Pub Trivia: 8:30PM, Music: 10:00PM

Free for Members, $5 cover for non-members (21+ ONLY)

We are looking for other MEHA members that may be interested in sharing their own musical talents, even if it is just one song. If you or one of your co workers fit this description, send us a facebook message! We hope this to be a great event and look forward to seeing you all there. View the event on Facebook 

County v. County Cornhole Tournament on the 16th Floor

Get your team together and prepare to take on other local health departments or State agencies.  Attendees who have Cornhole boards we need your help supplying more boards! Please contact Brian Esparsa at brian.esparsa@meha.net or call 616-307-0006 to help with this fun event.  Tournament starts on Wednesday at the social.  Win some SWAG! 

Jeopardy Quiz Bowl - Enter your team of 3(mixed teams OK) to win prizes. 1 Foodie, 1 Type ll, 1 Wastewater

-  Special prize for the winners and consolation prizes for 2nd and 3rd place

-  Game will begin at the social hours on the 16th floor on Wednesday and/or Thursday depending                                             on how many teams

2019 Hotel Information

McCamly Plaza Battle Creek

Reservations can be made by calling McCamly Plaza Battle Creek directly at 269-963-7050. Guests must identify themselves with the group Michigan Environmental Health Association to receive the group rate.

Guest room rates of $95 for double occupancy standard room have been secured until filled.

Parking is available in the adjacent parking structure for $8.00 per day. Download the Battle Creek Parking Map for additional sites in town. 

2019 Sponsors



2019 Exhibitors 


Conference Exhibitor and Sponsorship Information

Exhibitors and Sponsors will be featured in all electronic communications regarding the conference and included in conference programming. 

Exhibitor Registration ($250): Includes one conference registration. One additional guest can be registered for a special price of $80.

Sponsor Registrations 

Gold ($1200): A Gold Membership includes, one exhibitor table in the exhibitor hall, one complimentary conference registration and recognition in the conference program and throughout the conference.

Silver ($800): A silver sponsorship includes one exhibitor table in the exhibitor hall, one complimentary conference registration and recognition in the conference program.

Bronze ($500): Sponsors at this level will provide breaks during the conference. These breaks are greatly appreciated by the attendees and are an optimum time for networking and visiting exhibitor tables. 


Please email aecplanning@meha.net for questions regarding sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities at the 2019 AEC.

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