• Preventing Foodborne Illness in Dane County Posted 12/27/2018

    Our team of 12 sanitarians conducted over 2,700 restaurant inspections this year to eliminate food safety risk factors linked to illness. Read more »
  • What is Public Health 3.0? Posted 05/11/2018

    Public Health has been transforming rapidly over the past 30 years. In the late 19th century and most of the 20th century in the era of "Public Health 1.0," our focus was on infectious disease prevention and control. In the second half of the 20th century in the era of "Public Health 2.0," a focus on the rising burden of chronic diseases was added, recognizing the success in reducing rates of death and disease from infectious disease and the emergence of chronic diseases as the primary causes of death. Read more »
  • New Website, New Blog! Posted 04/29/2018

    Welcome to our new website and new blog! As we foray into this new venture of blogging, we'll give you a behind the scenes look at who we are and what we do. The blog will tell the story of the breadth of initiatives and services we provide, give examples of our work with partners and the community, and provide our own perspective on national, state, and local news and how it affects public health and our work. Our blog will be available on our website and through our social media sites. You can also subscribe via email. We hope you join us! Read more »