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DCHHS - In the News 2015

December DCHHS Responds to North Texas Tornadoes
December 9 DCHHS Participate in Moment of Silence for San Bernardino Victims
April 8 Texas Capitol – DCHHS Receives Resolution for Ebola Efforts
January 16 WFAA - Dallas Co. has aggressive plan to prevent CHIKV outbreak
January 11 WFAA - Concerns remain as flu cases decline in North Texas
January 2 WFAA - Dallas Co. health chief talks about flu outbreak


DCHHS - In the News 2014
TACCHO - Dallas County Relays Lessons Learned from Ebola Event
KDFW - Medical director answers flu questions
DMN - Prepare for a bad flu season
DMN - Dallas County reports first flu death of the season

WFAA - DCHHS Interview on Ebola in Dallas County 9/30/2014

KDFW - Back to School Shots
KDFW - Helping Older Citizens Guard Against West Nile
KDFW - AIDS Walk South Dallas
KDFW - Flu Deaths
DCHHS - In The News 2013
WFAA - Flu cases more than triple in three weeks in Dallas County
Dallas Voice - Dallas County sees steady decline in new AIDS diagnoses
KTVT - Flu Season
TCDRS - Horizons Summer 2013
Strategic Partnerships salutes Texas' Lone Stars - Zachary Thompson
DMN - Detailed stats aid Dallas County HIV/Aids, but ignorance, stigma hinder success
WFAA - Health officials take notice as flu concern spreads in North Texas
WFAA - Dallas County's West Nile plans changed by mild winter  Click here to view pictures
KTVT - "The Doctors" Dallas County Mosquito Control
KTVT - 211 Emergency Assistance
WFAA - New Swine Flu Prevention
WFAA - Cicely Bolden
KTVT - DCHHS & Iota Mu Sigma bring heat relief to Dallas County residents
West Nile Virus – Education & Tips
WFAA - Free Bug Repellant
KDFW - Helping Seniors/Extreme Heat
WFAA - West Nile Virus
Texas Department of State Health Services - Fall 2012 College Students Vaccine Requirements
KTVT - Phi Beta Sigma A/C Partnership
DMN - Dallas County volunteers bring cooling relief to those living in stifling heat
DMN - Providing relief to those who need it most
KDFW - A/C Assistance for Seniors
KDAF - West Nile Virus
WFAA - West Nile Virus
KDFW - Tuberculosis Case Byan Adams High School
Noticias 23 - Ensayo Para Desatres (Click Here for English Transcript)
Texas Vaccines for Children - Eligibility changes in low cost vaccinations effective January 1, 2012
DCHHS - 2012 Immunization Letter to Day Care Facilities and Schools
KDFW - Meningitis Vaccine Supply
KDFW - HIV Testing
KDFW - What’s Bugging You? Bobby Washington
KDFW - HIV Crisis
WFAA - HIV in Dallas County

For general questions or for more information about Dallas County Health and Human Services,
please email Director Zachary Thompson at: zachary.thompson@dallascounty.org


Zachary S. Thompson
Christopher Perkins, D.O., M.P.H.
Medical Director / Health Authority


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