Kim Malsam-Rysdon, Secretary of Health
South Dakota Department of Health


Calendar of Events

Certified Food Manager Food Service Training

EMT Courses and Training

South Dakota Administrative Rules - notices of rule making and scheduled hearings
South Dakota State Park activities and events

Health Observances for 2019 (National Health Information Center)


Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Healthy Aging® Month
National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
National Food Safety Education Month
National Preparedness Month
National Recovery Month
National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

National Yoga Awareness Month
Newborn Screening Awareness Month
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
Pain Awareness Month
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
Sepsis Awareness Month
Whole Grains Month
World Alzheimer's Month
8 - 14 National Suicide Prevention Week
10 World Suicide Prevention Day
13 National Celiac Disease Awareness Day
15 - 21 National Farm Safety & Health Week
17 Get Ready Day
18 National School Backpack Awareness Day
23 - 27 Fungal Disease Awareness Week
23 - 27 Malnutrition Awareness Week™
23 Falls Prevention Awareness Day
25 National Women's Health & Fitness Day
25 - 26 Fundamentals of HIV Testing and Counseling - Pierre
28 World Rabies Day
29 World Heart Day


Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Health Literacy Month
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
National Bullying Prevention Month
National Dental Hygiene Month
National Down Syndrome Awareness Month
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month
1 - 5 National Primary Care Week
2 2019 Cancer Coalition Fall Meeting - Mitchell
3-4 South Dakota Infection Control Conference - Sioux Falls
6 - 12 Mental Illness Awareness Week
9 Walk to School Day
9 Mosquito Control and West Nile Conference - Aberdeen
10 Immunize South Dakota: Overcoming Barriers for Healthy Communities - Sioux Falls
11 National Depression Screening Day®
12 - 20 Bone and Joint Health Action Week
13 - 19 International Infection Prevention Week
13 Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day
15-16 Chronic Disease Partners and Better Choices, Better Health Meeting - Mitchell
20 - 26 National Healthcare Quality Week
20 - 26 Respiratory Care Week
21 - 25 National Health Education Week
21 National Check Your Meds Day
23 - 31 Red Ribbon Week

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