Public Health

The Portland Public Health Division improves the health of all people in the community by working together to prevent disease, promote health, and protect residents from environmental threats.

  1. Public Health Staff Honored with Maine Dental Association Award

    The City of Portland is proud to announce that two of its Public Health staff were honored by the Maine Dental Association late last month. Kathy Martin and Vaneesa Woodward received the “Spotlight on Dentistry Award” in recognition and appreciation... Read on...
  2. Public Health Division FY 14 Annual Report Now Available

    The Public Health Division is happy to announce the release of the FY 14 Annual Report. Read on...
  3. Maine CDC Public Health Update

    The Maine CDC has released a Public Health Update. The update contains information regarding leadership changes at the Maine CDC, updated child blood lead testing guidelines, the SIM grant annual meeting, Measles, flu, and Pertussis (whooping cough). Read on...
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