Year in Review Part 2
This is the second of a 2 part report in which we highlight the major health outcomes and achievements related to Health Protection NSW's activities in 2013.
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Environmental health

Year in Review - Environmental Health
  • Water
  • Housing for Health
  • Aboriginal Communities Water and Sewerage Program
  • The Aboriginal Environmental Health Officer Training Program
  • Heads of Asbestos Coordination Authority
  • Heat
  • NSW Arbovirus Surveillance Program
  • Upper Hunter Fine Particle Characterisation Study

Notes from the field

Year in Review - NSW Public Health Units (PHUs)
Here we present some case studies of what public health units got up to in 2013.
  • Response to mercury contamination around Botany Industrial Park
  • Sewage treatment plant overflow
  • Air Pollution Forum, Newcastle 23-24th September 2013
  • Assessing the Noise Impacts of Freight Infrastructure on the local community
  • The demolition of Port Kembla Stack

Communicable diseases

Emerging arboviruses: Dengue, Chikungunya and Zika

Other news

For other news about communicable diseases
NSW health protection network staff recently contributed to the following publications:
Current as at: Thursday 21 August 2014
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