Educational Classes

The Jackson County Health Department is your source for all things health. The health department is available to perform talks or presentations to your group on a variety of different topics included below. Please e-mail us at to request a talk. In your email, insert “Public Health Educational Presentation” in the subject line and include as much of the following as possible to expedite your request:

  • Presentation Title (s)
  • Institution/venue/audience
  • Desired dates and if flexible (flexibility will increase the likelihood of success)

General Public Health Topics

  • Overview of Public Health
  • Recent Health Trends in Jackson County
  • Controlling Communicable Disease
  • Immunization Program
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV), HPV Vaccine, Cervical Cancer Prevention
  • Prevention and Healthy Lifestyles among Women
  • Tobacco Control and Prevention
  • Physical Activity Promotion
  • Various topics on nutrition and healthy eating
  • Chronic Disease and Aging
  • City Report Card Overview