New Mexico Department of Health
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Office of School and Adolescent Health

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Conference on School and Adolescent Health April 4, 2017 - School and Adolescent Health - Celebration

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Office of School and Adolescent Health will host the 21st annual Head to Toe conference at the Albuquerque Convention Center April 19-20, 2017. More than 500 school nurses, counselors and social workers will meet, network and learn valuable skills and best pra... « read more »



New Mexico Youth the Focus of Annual Conference April 16, 2016 - School and Adolescent Health - Celebration

The New Mexico Department of Health is proud to announce the 20th annual Head-to-Toe Conference kick off at the Albuquerque Convention Center. The conference is the state’s premiere event for school health professionals, and welcomes everyone from school nurses to guidance counselors – all work... « read more »



School-Based Health Center Changes April 6, 2016 - School and Adolescent Health - Information

Today, the New Mexico Department of Health announced it is making changes that will impact the school based health centers at Roosevelt Middle School, School on Wheels, Maxwell Municipal Schools, Mountainair Middle and High School, and Belen High School. « read more »



Shaping Healthy Habits in School Children April 7, 2015 - School and Adolescent Health - Awareness

The New Mexico Department of Health in collaboration with the Public Education Department work year round to promote public health in New Mexico schools. Tuesday, April 7th is national Healthy Schools Day. « read more »



Stay Well, Practice Hand Washing December 5, 2013 - School and Adolescent Health - Healthy Living

The New Mexico Department of Health reminds residents this flu season of the importance of hand washing to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. Despite widespread knowledge of the importance of hand washing, there is still room for improvement. « read more »