The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH), in conjunction with other state
partners, will conduct a full-scale exercise to test the state’s ability to obtain emergency medical
supplies from the federal Strategic National Stockpile (SNS). The exercise takes place this week.
State and federal officials today recognized the Region 5 school district in Woodbridge at a ceremony at the Amity High School for their leadership in addressing school indoor environmental quality issues.
A study by the Yale School of Public Health and the Connecticut Department of Public Health evaluating the impact of a 2010 law requiring pre-school children to be vaccinated for influenza shows increased vaccination and decreased hospitalization rates for influenza in young children in Connecticut