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Upcoming Events 
 
June 10
PRCHN Seminar Series
PEER Fellows Poster Session
Jeri Jewett, PEER Coordinator; PEER Faculty and Fellows 
 
July 8
PRCHN Seminar Series
Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program in Ohio
Siran Koroukian, PhD, Case School of Medicine 
 
 
 

 

PRC Broadcast

Improving Fresh Food Access: Incentives through Produce Perks Offered at Cuyahoga County Farmers Markets
The Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Food Policy Coalition, developed by the PRCHN and the OSU Extension-Cuyahoga County, is improving access to fresh fruits and vegetables through the Produce Perks initiative. 
Health and Human Services Committee 5/18 at 9:30am. Open to the public.
The Health & Human Services Committee will hold a hearing to discuss access to healthy and affordable food for all city of Cleveland residents. PRCHN Associate Director, Dr. Erika Trapl is invited to brief the committee on behalf of HIP-Cuyahoga. 
Commissioning & Change of Command for the Surgeon General
Vice Admiral Vivek Murthy has officially been sworn in as the 19th Surgeon General of the United States.  
CDC's Winnable Battles Report
According to a new CDC report, we're seeing progress in two-thirds of the indicators associated with the CDC's Winnable Battles. 
State-Specific Nutrition, Obesity, and Physical Activity Data Online from the CDC
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has launched an interactive online map that allows users to track state-specific nutrition, obesity, and physical activity data. 
We Are the Majority Rally April 30
High school youth and youth leaders will hold the 2nd annual We Are the Majority Rally in downtown Cleveland on April 30, 2015. This rally celebrates the fact that the majority of youth make healthy choices and do not use drugs or alcohol.  
History Matters Panel at Cleveland City Club
If you weren't able to attend the Cuyahoga PlaceMatters team presentation at the Cleveland City Club on February 19th, we highly recommend watching video coverage of the forum. 
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