DHS news release
May 12, 2005
Contact: Bonnie Widerburg (503) 731-4180
Program contact: Katy King (503) 731-4314 ext. 828
Public meeting notice: Public Health Advisory Board
The Public Health Advisory Board will meet in Salem on June 3 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Room 137AB of the Human Services Building, 500 Summer Street. N.E.
Agenda items include budget and legislative updates, a future childhood immunization awareness initiative, a preview of Oregon’s statewide cancer plan and a Board of Agriculture presentation on policy development related to bio-pharmaceutical crops. Karen Whitaker, Oregon Health & Science University, will speak about rural health issues during the lunch hour.
PHAB is a 15-member board appointed by the governor that is charged with reviewing statewide public health issues and advising the Oregon Department of Human Services on public health policy matters.