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 rulemaking and scheduled hearings
South Dakota State Park activities and events

Health observances for 2015 (National Health Information Center)


September 2015

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Fruit and Veggies—More Matters Month

Healthy Aging Month

National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

National Food Safety Education Month

National Pediculosis Prevention Month/National 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 1 — South Dakota Comprehensive Cancer Control fall meeting, Chamberlain

September 3 — South Dakota Board for Examiners in Speech-Language Pathology teleconference

September 9 — South Dakota Cardiac System of Care Conference, Pierre

September 9-10 — Advanced Trauma Life Support Class, Sioux Falls

September 10 — Sioux Falls WorkWell Summit

September 12 — South Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners meeting, 7 a.m., Chamberlain

September 15 — South Dakota Board of Nursing Facility Administrators teleconference, 10 a.m. - noon (Central)

September 15 — Get Ready Day

September 20-26 — National Farm Safety and Health Week

September 21 — South Dakota Board of Massage Therapy meeting

September 22 — South Dakota Mosquito Control Workshop and Conference, Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center (225 3rd Ave SE) - Registration information

September 24 — SD “One Health” Working Group Seminar - Human Influenza, Animal Influenza and Their Interactions: Challenges and Opportunities | Meeting schedule | USD Sanford School of Medicine, Health Science Center Room 106, Sioux Falls

September 24 — National Women's Health & Fitness Day USA®

September 27 — Family Health & Fitness Day USA®

September 28 — World Rabies Day

September 29 — World Heart Day

October 2015

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month

October 1-2 — South Dakota Infection Control Council Conference, Best Western Ramkota Hotel, Sioux Falls

October 7 International Walk to School Day

October 15 — South Dakota Health Link User Conference - 2nd Annual Fall Forum, Chamberlain

October 16 — South Dakota State Board of Dentistry meeting, Pierre

October 18-24 International Infection Prevention Week

November 2015

American Diabetes Month

COPD Awareness Month

Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

November 11-12 — Advanced Trauma Life Support Class, Sioux Falls

November 20 — Great American Smokeout

December 2015

Safe Toys and Gifts Month

December 1 — World AIDS Day

December 7-13 — National Influenza Vaccination Week

December 14 — South Dakota Board of Massage Therapy meeting

January 2016

January 15 — South Dakota State Board of Dentistry meeting, Pierre

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