Notices

Boaters, Anglers, Paddlers, and Swimmers - The Alabama Department of Environmental Management provides statewide water quality information and maps on current sewage spills, treated sewage discharge points, fish consumption advisory locations, and coastal beach monitoring. For more information, visit their website or call (334) 271-7700.

2018 Fish Consumption Advisory - ADPH annually updates fish consumption advisories based on data collected the preceding fall by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM). New and updated consumption advisories issued for the 36 bodies of water tested are now available.

Tips From Former Smokers® News Conference - ADPH held a satellite news conference featuring Tips From Former Smokers® Spokesperson Tiffany on May 23, 2018. The conference is now available on demand.

2017 Annual Report - Our most recent annual report featuring our activities in 2017 is available online.

Environmental Study in Lowndes County Fails to Prove Hookworm Infection - While ADPH continues to monitor the counties in the West Central and Southwestern districts of Alabama for evidence of gastrointestinal (GI) outbreaks, there is currently no evidence of an increased incidence of GI outbreaks in these ADPH Districts than in other parts of Alabama.

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Events

11th Annual Women's Health Update Conference - The Office of Women's Health Eleventh Annual Women's Health Update will be held Friday, August 3, 2018, at the St. Vincent's Health System Bruno Conference Center in Birmingham, Alabama. This year's theme is: "Closing the Gaps in Women's Health, A Look at the Opioid Crisis." This event is a continuing education offering for registered nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, social workers, dietitians, and other health care providers.

Free SUIDI Training - ADPH is providing Child Injury & Death Scene Re-Enactment and Scene Reconstruction SUIDI Training where attendees will learn the skills needed to provide an investigation that will lead to a more accurate determination of the cause of injury and persons responsible. This free training will be held in various cities during the months of July and August.

Substance Misuse Program - ADPH and Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy is offering a multidisciplinary education program that will advance attendees' knowledge of and abilities to combat prescription drug misuse and illicit drug use in Alabama. The free programs will take place in Florence, Dothan, Mobile, and Birmingham on various dates in June, July, and August. CEUs are available.

Tips From Former Smokers® News Conference - Join us Wednesday, May 23, at 10 a.m. for a satellite news conference featuring Tips From Former Smokers® Spokesperson Tiffany, A Successful Quitter. Tiffany will be in the studio live to answer your questions, along with State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris. You can watch the news conference live at the Alabama Public Health Training Network.

Summit on Antimicrobial Stewardship - Registration is now open for the Summit on Antimicrobial Stewardship scheduled for Saturday, May 19 in three locations: Auburn, Birmingham and Huntsville. CEUs are available for pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and nurse practitioners.

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