BY Communications | PUBLISHED: Mar 18, 2019
Weekly Influenza Report – An Example of Public Health Surveillance Epidemiologist Mohamed Kharbouch presented his work developing a weekly influenza report for health care providers. It provides a snapshot of the influenza season by comparing the weekly variation in three local indicators. These indicators include the number of laboratory-confirmed influenza cases, the number of institutions […]
BY Communications | PUBLISHED: Mar 13, 2019
March 28 Event Explores How Climate Change is Affecting Public Health Everyone is invited to learn how climate change is affecting our collective health at a free public event called “Your Health & Climate Change: Up Close & Personal” on Thursday, March 28 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Peterborough Public Health. “Climate change is […]
BY Communications | PUBLISHED: Mar 08, 2019
Location: J.K. Edwards Board Room, Peterborough Public Health, Jackson Square, 185 King St., Third Floor Media and the community are advised that the next Board of Health meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. To download the agenda and the online board package, please visit: http://www.peterboroughpublichealth.ca/about-us/meetings/ This meeting is open […]
BY Communications | PUBLISHED: Mar 07, 2019
Frostbite Alert: forecasted wind chill values of -27 or lower from the evening of March 7 to the morning of March 8.