The Multnomah County Public Health Advisory Board (MC-PHAB) advises the Health Department’s Public Health Division. Work focuses on ethics in public health practice, and developing long-term approaches that address the leading causes of death and disability in Multnomah County.
Meetings are typically held every month on the fourth Thursday, from 3:30-5:30pm, unless otherwise noted. Open to the public.
- January 24 - Full Board
- February 5 - Public Health Approaches
- February 28 - Ethics Committee
- March 28 - Public Health Approaches
- April 25 - Full Board
- May 23 - Ethics Committee
- June 27 - Public Health Approaches
- July 25 - Full Board
- August 22 - Ethics Committee
- September 26 - Public Health Approaches
- October 24 - Full Board
- November - TBD
- December TBD
Public Health Approaches Committee
We're now accepting applications for new members. No formal public health training or experience is required.
We're interested in members who want to explore education, environmental issues, food systems, transportation and more. We encourage membership from all parts of our county, and are looking to recruit members representing many dimensions of our community, including:
- Racial and ethnic communities
- Seniors/aging population
- Faith leaders
- Business leaders
Applications will be accepted through March 15. Apply for membership»
Contact Nathan Wickstrom, firstname.lastname@example.org, 503.988.8712