Exploring Public Health Opportunities: Kaua‘i District Health Office Hosts National Public Health Week Open House

Come join us at the Kaua‘i District Health Office for an open house event – all are welcome!

Kaua‘i District Health Office is excited to host an open house in celebration of National Public Health Week. The event will take place on April 5, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the district office located at 3040 Umi St. in Līhuʻe. This free event offers the public an opportunity to speak with Hawai‘i State Department of Health staff about various programs and actions that community members can take to address public health challenges.

The open house aims to highlight the many programs and services that DOH offers to enhance the well-being of the community, including vector control, administrative services, community health workers, public health nurses, epidemiologists, mental health professionals, food safety inspectors, disabilities case managers, and microbiologists. Attendees will also have the chance to learn about public health career and educational opportunities.

National Public Health Week is an annual event that invites the public to explore the many programs and services that DOH offers to improve the nation’s health. Kaua‘i District Health Officer Dr. Janet Berreman is looking forward to welcoming everyone at the event and expressing gratitude to the community and partners for their continued support in building a thriving and healthier Kaua‘i. By working together to create opportunities to understand and support public health, the entire community benefits.

During this year’s theme of Protecting, Connecting, and Thriving: We Are All Public Health, communities across the U.S come together to recognize the importance of public health and highlight critical issues in improving our nation’s overall well-being.

The open house is a great opportunity for people from all walks of life to learn more about how they can contribute towards creating a healthy Kaua‘i. It’s also an excellent chance for people who are interested in pursuing a career in public health or want more information on education pathways related

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