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Mumps Advisory

May 2016

As of May 2, forty-seven mumps cases had been confirmed in the Harvard community. 

Zika Virus

April 2016

Special precautions are recommended for pregnant women traveling to countries experiencing Zika virus outbreaks.

2015 Annual Report


Screen-Free Week
Too much screen time can lead to poor school performance, obesity, and attention problems. See how your family can take a break from digital entertainment and read tips for finding a healthy balance.
Hoops 'N' Health
The 23rd annual Hoops ‘N’ Health sports tournament and health fair will be held on Saturday, June 18 at Hoyt Field. The event will feature basketball, health information, food, and entertainment. 

21 Proof Trainings

Spring 2016

See the training schedule for owners/managers and bartenders/waiters of Cambridge establishments licensed to pour alcohol.


Cambridge Public
Health Department

119 Windsor St.
Ground Level
Cambridge, MA 02139

Directions | Map

Hours: Monday-Friday:
8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Phone: 617-665-3800
Fax: 617-665-3888


Claude-Alix Jacob
Chief Public Health Officer