Surgeon General and Alaska Environmental Health Association

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Monday, October 24, 2016 - 09:30
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The Surgeon General travels by boat on the Kuskokwim River to visit the community of Napaskiak.Surgeon General visits rural regions of Alaska giving EH professionals opportunities to interact with VIPs from local and federal government.

On August 3rd, Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation (YKHC) was honored to host Dr. Vivek Murthy, the United States Surgeon General. After a briefing about healthcare delivery in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, local opioid use and treatment options, and other regional health issues, YKHC staff brought Dr. Murthy to Napaskiak.

Read more on the Surgeon General visits Bethel and Napaskiak  and AEHA’s Youngest Member meets the Surgeon General!

 


Alaska Environmental Health Association (AEHA) is an Affiliate of NEHA
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AEHA Preisdent Chris Dankmeyer (chris.dankmeyer@maniilaq.org)
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Editor's Note: The opinions expressed here are those of the author. They do not reflect NEHA policy, endorsement, or action, and NEHA does not verify the accuracy or science of the contents of the blog.  

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