April 02, 2018
BPHC Celebrates National Public Health Week
On Tuesday, April 3, between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., staff will be greeting guests in..
November 21, 2017
Health and Safety Advisory for Humanitarian Aid Work in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands
In response to the recent hurricanes in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands..
November 01, 2017
New Community Food Resources List and Map
In partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Food Access (OFA) and the City of Bost..
November 30, 2016
December 1st is World AIDS Day
December 1st is World AIDS Day, an opportunity for people to unite in the figh..
November 21, 2016
BPHC's First Community Engagement Plan
BPHC is rolling out its first Community Engagement Plan. The document outlines B..
October 12, 2016
Health Advisory: Public Health and Safety Officials Note Recent Increase in Suspected Overdose Deaths
Boston public safety and public health officials are joining recovery service pr..
September 20, 2016
HEALTH ADVISORY: Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Boston
Residents Urged to Continue to Take Steps to Avoid Mosquito Bites..
September 13, 2016
Mayor Walsh Launches Streamlined Approach to Connecting Residents with Recovery Services
Mayor Martin J. Walsh today launched 311 for Recovery Services, the City of Bost..
September 09, 2016
Opioid Epidemic Challenge Summit & Hack-a-thon | Panel: Community/Public Health Innovations & Challenges, Prevention, Laws/Law Enforcement
BPHC Executive Director Monica Valdes Lupi moderated a panel on innovative appro..
August 08, 2016
The View from Boston: As the World Gathers in Rio, It’s Time for All of Us to See Zika as a Global Outbreak
BPHC Executive Director Monica Valdes Lupi, JD, MPH had the opportunity to write..
June 19, 2016
Fathers’s Day: Tips for Dads Dealing with Children’s Fears about Violence
In honor of Father's Day, here are some recent studies and resources that demons..
May 20, 2016
PRESS RELEASE: BPHC Announces “I Bike” Campaign
Today, during Boston's Bike to Work Day, the Boston Public Health Commission (BP..
May 16, 2016
BPHC Announces Series of Community Listening Sessions
Violence never has just one victim, and any single event can impact an entire co..
May 16, 2016
PRESS RELEASE: National EMS Week Kicks Off in Boston
Emergency Medical Services and BPHC host weeklong events to honor EMS providers ..
May 11, 2016
PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Walsh, Public Health Officials Congratulate Graduates of Housing Program for New Parents in Need
Mayor Martin J. Walsh joined the Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) and Bost..
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July 09, 2018
Public Health Fish Consumption Advisory for the Lower Mystic River Area
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) recommends that no one eat ..
July 06, 2018
First West Nile Virus-Positive Mosquitoes of the Season Detected in Boston
The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) today announced that a mosquito pool ..
June 27, 2018
National HIV Testing Day
June 27th is National Testing Day! On this day, let's raise awareness about the ..
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