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Gloria Mejia of the Cambridge Public Health Department received a 2008 Community Health Worker Award from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health for her passion, dedication and leadership abilities. Ms. Mejia was one of five community health workers honored before an audience of 500 public health professionals at the Ounce of Prevention Conference last month.
The Cambridge Public Health Department is hosting a special "family friendly" flu clinic on Saturday, Nov. 8 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Tobin School in West Cambridge. Adults and children (age 2 and older) can receive free flu vaccine at this clinic. FluMist will be available to healthy children with no history of wheezing.
For the first time, federal health officials are recommending that all children between 6 months and 18 years receive an annual flu shot.
The Cambridge Public Health Department is seeking volunteers to serve as community representatives on biotech safety committees.
The Menís Health League in Cambridge is recruiting teams of men for its Fitness Brothers program. Orientation meetings will be held on Tuesday, September 16 at 6:00 p.m. at the Windsor Street Clinic,119 Windsor Street, and on Saturday, September 20 at 1:00 p.m. at the Citywide Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Avenue.
The Cambridge Public Health Department released a report today on health disparities between the sexes and among different groups of men.
the Cambridge Public Health Department will promulgate a regulation to eliminate the use of artificial trans fat in Cambridge restaurants and other food service establishments.
The Cambridge Public Health Department has scheduled a final flu clinic on Wednesday, Jan. 16 from 4 p.m.Ė6 p.m. at the Windsor Street Health Center, 2nd Floor large conference room, 119 Windsor St., in Cambridge.
Suzy Feinberg, MPH