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March 13, 2019 – Board of Health Meeting Summary

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 […]

Event on Mar 28: Your Health & Climate Change: Up Close & Personal

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 […]

Board of Health Meets March 13 at 5:30 p.m.

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: This meeting is open […]

Fourth Frostbite Alert of the Season

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.