Friday, Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert will open Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance's first Healthy Homes Summit.
It will take place at Blue Cross Blue Shield in Aksarben Village.
The Healthy Homes Summit will educate the community about indoor environmental hazards for children and families by presenting new research that links substandard housing to health and safety issues.
International researcher, Dr. Bruce Lanphear, will present on children’s environmental health and environmental neurotoxins.
The summit will also debut research from UNO and Creighton University.