April 2011: Public Health WeekDate: April 10, 2011 - April 16, 2011
Time: All Day Event
WHEREAS, Michigan's public health system is a spectrum of public and private professionals, organizations and government agencies that are committed to working toward a healthier Michigan; and,
WHEREAS, Michigan's public health system works tirelessly to research and prevent health disparities, emergencies and disease; and,
WHEREAS, Public Health Week in Michigan is a time to recognize the contributions of state and local governments, community-based agencies and partnerships, universities and health associations that make the health and well-being of the people of this state a priority each and every day;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Rick Snyder, Governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim April 10 through April 16, 2011 as Public Health Week in Michigan.