Public Health and Zombies

“You can substitute any unforeseen public health hazard for ‘zombies’ and it would make perfect sense,” said one of the judges of Northwest Health Foundation’s  public health PSA contest. The point being that our public health departments are there to protect us from unforeseen threats. The expanded theatrical edition above, which played in movie houses in Oregon in January 2011, shows the diversity of our public health services, and the diversity of Oregon’s population - all in less than a minute!

The 30 second version is below.