Award of Excellence in Public Health

Every Spring, the Health Department honors an organization, group and/or individual dedicated to the advancement of public health efforts.

The Award of Excellence in Public Health seeks to encourage and support those who give of themselves in an effort to further public health through collaboration with Health Department initiatives. Consideration is given to the furtherance of the Northern Kentucky Community Health Improvement Plan and the Healthy Kentuckians 2020 objectives.

2017 recipient

Mary Burch, School Health Coordinator for Erlanger/Elsmere Independent School District (pictured above), for her for her dedication to improving the health of children in the Erlanger/Elsmere district and beyond by advocating for and implementing coordinated school health initiatives.