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2015 Home Page News

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December 28 DCHHS Provides Response to North Texas Tornadoes
December 7 In Sympathy for San Bernardino
November 24 Vogel Alcove Blanket Donation
November 17 Northeast Division Kids Health & Safety Fair
November 17 District 5 Safety & Health Fair
November 11 SMU Health & Society Program Lecture Series
November 9 AT&T Men's Breakfast
November 9 Strength Conference
October 23 Take Precaution with Flood and Standing Water
October 23 DCHHS Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness
October 19 Binational Health Fair
October 19 BAPS Charities Health Fair
October 19 Kidney Action Day
October 16 Meeting with SER - Jobs for Progress National Inc.
October 16 Dallas Resilient Cities Workshop
October 9 Director Thompson Serves as Panelist at Public Health Summit
October 7 Director Thompson Speaks at Oak Cliff Lions Club Meeting
October 7 Director Thompson Speaks to Citizens at National Night Out
October 5 Dallas County Resident Celebrates Homeownership through DCHHS Program
October 5 Director Thompson Speaks to IBM Employees
September 21 Oak Cliff VegFest
September 21 Barnabas Church Community Picnic
September 15 National Preparedness Month Week 3 - Being Prepared Where you Work, Learn, and Play
September 15 Kirkwood Church Health Fair
September 14 DCHHS Receives CDC Public Health Excellence Award for 2014 Ebola Outbreak
September 10 DCHHS Leaders Speak with Dallas Retired Teachers
September 9 Director Thompson Meets for Ebola Conversation with Liberian Ambassador
September 9 DCHHS Leaders Discuss Communicable Disease Prevention and Public Health Preparedness at TWU Dallas
September 9 Dr. Perkins Speaks at Parkland Consumer Advisory Board
September 8 National Preparedness Month Week 2 - Bringing Preparedness to Your Neighborhood
September 1 National Preparedness Month
September 1 DCHHS Now Offering Adult Flu Vaccine
August 28 West Dallas Senior Center Celebrates 42 Years
August 26 Panel Discussion on Community Preparedness
August 25 DCHHS Leadership Does Round of Interviews Regarding West Nile Death
August 19 Director Thompson Does Round of Interviews About Back-to-School Shots
August 14 DCHHS Installs Air-Conditioners to Help Dallas County Residents Beat the Heat
August 10 DCHHS Provides Free Immunizations at Two Back-to-School Fairs
July 27 DCHHS Featured in Dallas Morning News for Back-to-School Immunizations
July 22 Donate to the Emergency Relief Heat Fund
July 14 Director Thompson Participates in UNT Ebola Research
June 19 Free HIV Testing at Select Walgreens
June 17 Governing Publisher Visits DCHHS
June 16 Dallas County Medical Reserve Corps Leadership Training
June 15 Comprehensive Energy Assistance Program Community Outreach
June 15 Friendship West Baptist Church Family Fest
June 12 Avoid the Rush and Get Back-to-School Immunizations Now
June 12 DCHHS Hosts Father's Day Program
June 11 Texas Association of City and County Health Officials Quarterly Meeting
June 2 DCHHS Provides West Nile Virus Update
June 1 DCHHS News and Information Featured in IMessenger
May 22 Director Zachary Thompson in SHINE Magazine
May 18 DCHHS Announces Foodborne Illness, and Food and Water Safety Campaigns
May 18 DCHHS Hosts Employee Health Fair
May 18 Grand Opening of Good Street Senior Activity Center
May 18 Medical Reserve Corps Health Education and Outreach Training May 2015
May 18 Director Zachary Thompson Gives overview of Funding Opportunity
May 13 Dallas County Residents Enjoy our Monthly Newsletter
May 7 DCHHS Leaders Discuss Public Health with Leadership Mesquite Program
May 5 DCHHS Older Adult Services Program Receives Resolution
April 22 DCHHS Launches New Communication Tool
April 21 DCHHS Leaders Go to Capitol to Testify on Bill Protecting First Responders
April 20 DCHHS Recognizes MRC Volunteers at Appreciation Banquet
April 8 DCHHS Receives Resolution at Texas Capitol
April 7 DCHHS Commemorates Nation Public Health Week and Receives Praise for Its Many Efforts
March 23 AIDS Walk South Dallas exceeds goals
March 11 Battling Chikunguya is Everyone's Job
March 4 DCHHS Partners to Raise Kidney Awareness
March 4 DCHHS Hosts Annual Preparedness Fair
February 25 DCHHS Partners with National Kidney Foundation for Free Kidney Checks
February 16 DCHHS Hosts Tabletop Exercise for Disease Outbreak Response Preparedness
February 16 Director Thompson Speaks to Austin American-Statesman on SB 538
February 6 DCHHS Recognizes Go Red for Women
February 2 DCHHS Plans and Participates in National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Events
February 2 UNTHSC Publishes Article on Dallas County's "Top Doc"
January 21 Commissioners Court Receives Third CHIKV Update
January 20 DCHHS Explains Chikungunya Virus
January 16 DCHHS Gives Chikungunya Virus Update at PHAC Meeting



For complete 2014 Home Page News: click here.


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Dallas County Health and Human Services please call 214-819-2000.

Philip Huang, MD, MPH
Christopher Perkins, DO, MPH
Medical Director / Health Authority

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