Michael P. Hirsh, M.D., Medical Director
Karyn E. Clark, Director
Public Notice: Currently, the Academic Health Collaborative Website is offline - if you are inquiring about internship opportunities, please Email Us.
The City of Worcester Division of Public Health is the first nationally accredited health department in Massachusetts as well as the only multi-jurisdictional accredited health department in the country.
The Public Health Division is the lead agency of the Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA). The CMRPHA is a coalition of seven municipalities (Towns of Grafton, Holden, Leicester, Millbury, Shrewsbury, and West Boylston and the City of Worcester) working cooperatively to create and sustain a viable, cost-effective, and labor-efficient regional public health alliance. Services offered include community health, environmental health, emergency preparedness, nursing and epidemiology.
Residents can learn about becoming a City of Worcester Firefighter at two open house sessions on January 22 and January 25.
Posted: Tuesday 01/21/20
Juan Matos and Amina Mohammed have been appointed the City of Worcester Poet Laureate and Youth Poet Laureate.
Posted: Tuesday 12/24/19
The City of Worcester will host The Longest Night Vigil, an evening of remembrance and hope to honor those community members lost from homelessness, on Friday, December 20 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at City Hall.
Posted: Friday 12/13/19