Media Advisory: State Health Commissioner to Visit Orleans, Wayne Counties Friday to Highlight Local Public Health Activities

ALBANY, N.Y. (April 8, 2010) - As part his 15-county National Public Health Week tour, State Health Commissioner Richard F. Daines, M.D., will participate in local public health activities in Orleans and Wayne counties on Friday, April 9.

Albion, Orleans County

8:00 a.m. - H1N1 RESPONSE RECOGNITION AWARD

Commissioner Daines will present an H1N1 Response Recognition Award to Orleans County Public Health Director Paul Pettit and discuss local public health initiatives.

Location: 14012 Rt. 31 West, Albion, NY 14411

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Waterport, Orleans County

8:45 a.m - MIGRANT HEALTH

Commissioner Daines will tour two migrant worker camps and discuss migrant health issues.

Location 1: 12889 Stillwater Rd., Waterport, NY 14571

Location 2: 13804 Kendrick Rd., Waterport, NY 14571

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Lyons, Wayne County

12:30 p.m. - H1N1 RESPONSE RECOGNITION AWARD

Commissioner Daines will present an H1N1 Response Recognition Award to Wayne County Public Health Director Diane Devlin and discuss local public health initiatives.

Dr. Daines will tour the Wayne/Rushville Dental Clinic and discuss dental health issues.

Location: 1519 Nye Rd., Suite 200, Lyons, NY 14489

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