PHEP Update - February 6, 2019


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In this update:

REMINDER: Mid-Year Progress Report Due Today

Remember to complete the mid-year progress report on Survey Monkey using the following link: The report is due today. Also, remember to submit any after action reports completed during the first half of the budget year to DEPR via email to

REMINDER: Monthly Hepatitis A Reports Due on February 21

All LHDs are reminded to submit the monthly hepatitis A sitrep/vaccine activity report to the CHECC by Noon on Thursday, February 21. The email address is

February EPC Call

The next EPC call will be on February 14 at 1:30 pm (EST). The draft agenda is below.


EPC Call - February 2019 Draft Agenda

Nominations are Open for the Annual Hometown Health Hero Awards

he Michigan Public Health Week Partnership is seeking nominations of individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to preserve and improve their community’s health for its annual Hometown Health Hero awards. Hometown Health Hero awards are presented every April as part of Michigan Public Health Week. This year’s awards focus on the following five areas of public health:


• Healthy Communities
• Violence Prevention
• Rural Health
• Technology and Public Health
• Climate Change


Nomination forms can be downloaded from Completed nominations should be sent to Jim Koval via email at or faxed to 517-335-8392 by Feb. 15.


Awards will be presented at the State Capitol on April 10.


The Michigan Public Health Week Partnership consists of the following organizations: Grand Valley State University, Michigan Association of Counties, Michigan Association for Local Public Health, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Michigan Health Improvement Alliance, Inc., Michigan Public Health Association, Michigan Public Health Institute, Michigan State University, University of Michigan School of Public Health and Wayne State University.

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