Event: October 22 – Ounce of Prevention Conference 2013; Awards Nominations Open

Join the Massachusetts Department of Public Health for the 2013 Ounce of Prevention Conference: Many Paths to Healthier Communities. The Conference will bring together a wide range of stakeholders in support of healthier communities in Massachusetts on October 22, 2013 at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel in Marlborough. 

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health Ounce of Prevention Conference Planning Committee invites nominations for two awards:

  • Peter R. Lee Healthy Communities Award:  This inaugural award recognizes important and significant contributions to building healthy communities in each of the six Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) regions.  Nominations for this award may be submitted online or by mail, fax or e-mail by downloading the request for nominations here.
  • Commissioner’s Leadership Award:  The annual Commissioner’s Leadership Award recognizes exceptional leadership in in promoting community/institutional transformation for health improvement.  Nominations for this award may be submitted online or by mail, fax or e-mail by downloading the request for nominations here.

Please submit your Award nominations by August 23, 2013.

Exhibitor opportunities are also available.  If you wish to exhibit at the conference, click here.  The registration deadline is September 24, 2013.

For more information regarding this event, click here.

For further questions please contact Ron O’Connor at 508-984-0615/ron.oconnor@state.ma.us or Michael Coughlin at 617-624-5091/ michael.coughlin@state.ma.us.