CLOSE
WEBSITE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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 2016 (National Health Information Center)

 

December 2016

Safe Toys and Gifts Month

December 4 through 10 - National Influenza Vaccination Week

December 9 - South Dakota Board of Pharmacy meeting

December 14 - EMS Stakeholders Group meeting, Pierre.

 

 

January 2017

Cervical Health Awareness Month

National Birth Defects Prevention Month

National Radon Action Month

January 13 - SD Board of Dentistry meeting

 

February 2017

American Heart Month

International Prenatal Infection Month

National Children's Dental Health Month

February 16-17 - SD Board of Nursing meeting, Sioux Falls

 

March 2017

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

National Kidney Month

National Nutrition Month

March 1 - SD Board of Chiropractic meeting, Chamberlain

March 3 - SD Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners meeting, Sioux Falls

March 3 - SD Board of Pharmacy meeting

 

 

April 2017

National Donate Life Month

National Minority Health Month

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

Sexually Transmitted Infection Awareness Month

April 4 - SD Board of Nursing Facility Administrators meeting

April 7 - SD Board of Examiners in Optometry meeting, Pierre

April 10 - SD Board of Massage Therapy meeting

April 20-21 - SD Board of Nursing meeting, Sioux Falls

 

May 2017

Arthritis Awareness Month

Better Hearing and Speech Month

Hepatitis Awareness Month

Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month

National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month

National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

National Stroke Awareness Month

National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

 

June 2017

Alzheimer's & Brain Awareness Month

Men's Health Month

June 7 - SD Board of Chiropractic meeting, Chamberlain

June 8 - SD Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners meeting, Sioux Falls

June 9 - SD Board of Pharmacy meeting

June 29-30 - SD Board of Nursing meeting, Sioux Falls

 

 

July 2017

International Group B Strep Awareness Month

 

August 2017

National Breastfeeding Month

National Immunization Awareness Month

August 1-7 - World Breastfeeding Week

 

September 2017

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Fruits & Veggies - More Matters Month

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

National Food Safety Education Month

National Pediculosis Prevention Month / Head Lice Prevention Month

National Preparedness Month

National Sickle Cell Month

Newborn Screening Awareness Month

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Whole Grains Month

World Alzheimer's Month

September 13 - SD Board of Chiropractic meeting, Chamberlain

September 14-15 - SD Board of Nursing meeting, Sioux Falls

September 14 - SD Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners meeting, Sioux Falls

 

 

October 2017

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month

October 16 - SD Board of Massage Therapy meeting

 

November 2017

American Diabetes Month

Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

National Family Caregivers Month

November 16-17 - SD Board of Nursing meeting, Sioux Falls

 

December 2017

December 1 - World AIDS Day

December 6 - SD Board of Chiropractic meeting, via teleconference

December 8 - SD Board of Pharmacy meeting

December 14 - SD Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners meeting, Sioux Falls

 

Share via: