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Southern Nevada Health District to Recognize Public Health Heroes

April 23, 2008

WHO The Southern Nevada Health District honors its 2008 Public Health Heroes.

The Southern Nevada Health District will recognize this year’s honorees during its monthly Board of Health meeting. The awards are given to individuals or organizations whose efforts positively affect the health and well-being of the community.

This year’s Public Health Heroes are:

  • George Botta
  • Mike Cushman
  • Lon Kruger (who will not be in attendance)
  • John Willian
WHEN 8 a.m., Thursday, April 24, 2008
WHERE Southern Nevada Health District
Clemens Room
625 Shadow Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89106

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The Southern Nevada Health District serves as the local public health authority for Clark County, Boulder City, Henderson, Las Vegas, Mesquite and North Las Vegas. The agency safeguards the public health of the community’s residents and visitors through innovative programs, regulations, and initiatives focused on protecting and promoting their health and well-being. More information about the Health District, its programs, services, and the regulatory oversight it provides is available at www.SNHD.info.