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May 4, 2018 Seneca County Health Department Conference: A Focus on Children’s Health

The Seneca County Health Department will be holding its annual Public Health Conference on May 4, 2018 at the new Health and Senior Services Building Seneca County Auditorium located at 2465 Bonadent Drive in Waterloo, NY. Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 8:30.  The conference will end at 3:15 pm.  Speakers will address several topics related to Children’s Health including; Concussion in Children, an Immunization Update provided by the NYSDOH, a demonstration and presentation on adolescent drug use: In Plain Sight. Other topics to be presented this day  include Smart Lunchrooms and increasing children’s access to healthy foods and increasing physical activity through the CATCH Program and CATCH Kids Club and a review of case studies from childhood lead exposures resulting in lead poisoning in children.  The cost to attend the conference  is $25.00 and includes breakfast and lunch. Register by May 1.  Fees may be paid at the door, cash or check only.  For more information contact AJ VanCuren at (315) 539-1928 avancuren @co.seneca.ny.us or Kerry VanAuken at (315) 539-1949 kvanauken@co.seneca.ny.us.