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BORDER BINATIONAL HEALTH WEEK:
 
 
  2016 U.S.-Mexico Border Health Month

The U.S.-Mexico Border Health Month (BHM), previously Border Binational Health Week, will take place from October 1-31, 2016. Events will include fora on specific health related topics in addition to activities sponsored by border partners.

BHM's goal is to promote sustainable partnerships that can address border health challenges. Intended outcomes include increased community and inter-agency networking relationships, information sharing and educational opportunities, and awareness of the BHC and other state and local initiatives. 

  USMBHM News

 

USMBHM Logos

 

2016 Borderwide Events

 

Data Collection Questionnaire

Photos
Photo/Image Release Form_English
Photo/Image Release Form_Spanish

Share your activities using the following link

2016 Border Activities Link

Borderwide Activity Reports

2015 BBHW Arizona State Report
2015 BBH New Mexico State Report
2015 BBH Texas State Report

2014 BBHW New Mexico State Report
2014 BBHW Texas State Report
2014 BBHW Arizona State Report
2014 BBHW California State Report

USMBHM Resources

Websites
    Let's Move Campaign
    Estrategia Nacional para la Prevención y el Control de Sobrepeso, la Obesidad y la Diabetes
    Partnership for a Healthier America
    HHS_Physical Activity Guidelines
    USDA's Food Plate
    Million Hearts Campaign
    Let’s Move Cities, Towns and Counties
    National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
    Child Passenger Safety
    National Infant Mortality Awareness Month Media Toolkit
    CDC Influenza Resources
    CDC Pertussis Resources
    National Eye Health Education Program (NEHEP)
    The Migrant Clinicians Network (MCN)

 Toolkits
    NEHEP - Diabetes & Healthy EyesToolkit for Community Health Workers (English and Spanish)
    Eat Healthy - Be Active Community Workshops

 Presentations
    NEI Diabetic Eye Disease Educational Resources (Presentation)
    UNAC (Presentación)
    GOL Overview

 Publications
    Let’s Move Cities, Towns and Counties
    Tos Ferina Información para los Padres
    Pertussis Fact Sheet for Parents
    Million Hearts Campaign Bookmark_English
    Million Hearts Campaign Bookmark_Spanish
   

USMBHM Partners
Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office on Women’s Health U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Arizona Department of Health Services, Office of Border Health
California Department of Public Health, Office of Binational Border Health
New Mexico Department of Health, Office of Border Health
Texas Department of State Health Services, Office of Border Health
Binational/Community Health Councils (COBINAS)
Fundación México-Estados Unidos para la Ciencia
Innovación en la Enseñanza de la Ciencia
National Rural Health Association
Secretaría de Salud