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Dallas County Health & Human Services
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2377 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX 75207-2710
214-819-1922 / mrc.mrc@dallascounty.org


Training and Event Updates

HAM Radio Workday

  • Dallas County MRC members update and test HAM Radio kits for backup communications during public health emergencies.
  • MRC member Kevin Grantham walks the class through using backup communications methods to send messages during disasters.
  • MRC members Sarah Helfland, Mike Helfland, Pittman Haymore, and Andy Parcel make sure all supplies are accounted for in their kits.
  • MRC member Birl Smith prepares to send test messages through his HAM Radio Kit.
  • MRC member Steve Darrah connects his laptop and radio to send email-like messages through RMS Express.
  • MRC members Venzula Matthews, June Weirich, and Birl Smith test sending and receiving messages through the HAM Radio Kits.
  • MRC members Lisa Morris, Kevin Grantham, Steve Darrah, Mike Brown, and Tom Brown troubleshoot one of the HAM Radio Kits.


Training Calendar:   July - December MRC 2018

Events Calendar: Click Here

Course Descriptions: Click Here

MRC Newsletter: Click Here

Please Note: All classes are conducted at Dallas County Health and Human Services, 2377 N. Stemmons Frwy., Dallas, Texas 75207, unless noted otherwise. Everyone must be 21 years of age or older to attend Dallas County MRC training sessions, drills, and exercises. Course titles, module designations, and mandatory training requirements are subject to change. Course schedule dates, times, and places are subject to change. Pre-registration is required. To register, email the MRC office: mrc.mrc@dallascounty.org. You will be contacted to confirm your training registration.

For general questions or for more information about
Dallas County Health and Human Services please call 214-819-2000.


Ganesh Shivaramaiyer
Interim Director
Christopher Perkins, D.O., M.P.H.
Medical Director / Health Authority


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