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Kaua’i District Health Office Hosts Open House for National Public Health Week: Celebrating Community Involvement and Public Health Initiatives.

BySamantha Nguyen

Apr 4, 2024
Stop by the Kaua‘i District Health Office this Friday

The Kaua’i District Health Office (KDHO) is hosting an open house on Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in celebration of National Public Health Week. This event is a great opportunity for the public to engage with Hawai’i State Department of Health staff and learn about programs and actions they can take to address public health challenges.

Dr. Janet Berreman, Kaua’i District Health Officer, expressed her excitement about the event, stating that National Public Health Week encourages exploration of the various programs and services offered by the Department of Health. The aim is to enhance the well-being of the community through collaboration with community members and partners. This event serves as a way to show gratitude to the community for their ongoing support in creating a healthier and thriving Kaua’i.

Attendees at the open house will have the opportunity to learn about public health career paths and educational opportunities. Invitees include high schools, senior citizen clubs, Mayor Derek S.K. Kawakami, the Kaua’i County Council, the governor’s liaison, and Kaua’i’s legislative team. Various Department of Health professionals, such as vector control experts, community health workers, public health nurses, and mental health professionals, will be available to provide information.

National Public Health Week is observed during the first week of April across communities in the U.S., highlighting the importance of public health awareness and collaboration between government agencies and community members in improving overall well-being

By Samantha Nguyen

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