“Ohio’s doctor” visiting Norwood Health Dept. tomorrow
When: Friday, March 19, starting at 8:30 am at Norwood City then at 10:30 a.m. till 11:00 a.m. at St. Bernard City and ending with Sharonville City at 2:30 pm.
Who: ODH director, Alvin D. Jackson, M.D., and representatives from the respective Health Departments
What: Meet with local media to discuss public health priorities
Where: Norwood City Health Department conference room, located at 2059 Sherman Ave, Norwood, OH 45212. St. Bernard City Health Department main office, located at 110 Washington Ave., St. Bernard, OH 45217. Sharonville City Health Department office located at 10900 Reading Rd., Sharonville, OH 45241.
“Ohio’s doctor,” as Dr. Jackson is known, has a long history of providing health care to Ohioans. Before being appointed director of the Ohio Department of Health in June 2007 by Gov. Ted Strickland, Dr. Jackson served as medical director of Community Health Services in Fremont, Ohio. In that role, he provided primary medical care to rural residents and to migrant workers in the fields. Dr. Jackson also has served as chief of staff of Fremont Memorial Hospital and as a staff physician at the Sandusky County Health Department.