DOH Health Calendar Events

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DOH Annual Calendar

January 2011

Deworming of School Children (Grade 1-6)- Round 1
18-22 National Cancer Awareness Week
24-30 Goiter Awareness Week
29 – World Leprosy Day

February 2011

Heart Month
Oral Health Month
National Health Insurance Program Month
1-5 National Mental Retardation Week
4 – World Cancer Day
3rd wk Leprosy Prevention and Control Week

March 2011

Colon and Rectal Cancer Awareness Month
Rabies Awareness Month
Burn Injury Prevention Month
National Women’s Health Month
8 National Women;s Day
22 World Water Day
24 World TB Day

April 2011

Cancer in Children Awareness Month
7   World Health Day
22 Philippine Earth's Day
25 World Malaria Day
4th wk Head and Neck Consciousness Week

May 2011

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Natural Family  Planning Month
Road Safety Month
2         World Asthma Day
10-14   Safe Motherhood Week
15        AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day
19        World Hypertension Day
31        World No Tobacco Day

June 2011

Dengue Awareness Month
National Kidney Month
No Smoking Month
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
5   World Environmental Day
14 World Blood Donor Day
14-18 Safe Kids Week
23 DOH Anniversary
25 National Patients Safety Day
4th week National Poison Prevention Week

July 2011

Deworming of School Children (Grade 1-6) Round 2
National Blood Donors Month
Nutrition Month
National Disaster Consciousness Month
Schistosomiasis Awareness Month
8   National Allergy Day
11 World Population Day
12-17 National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week
25-29 National Diabetes Awareness Week

August 2011

Family Planning Month
Lung Cancer Awareness Month
National Lung Month
National Tuberculosis Awareness Month
Sight-Saving Month
National Breastfeeding Awareness Month
2-6 Mother-Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Week
6-12 National Hospital Week
11-17 Phil. National Research System  Week
3rd wk Brain Attack Awareness Week
16-20 Asthma Week
19 – National Tuberculosis day

September 2011

Generics Awareness Month
Liver Cancer Awareness Month
1-7 National Epilepsy Awareness Week
7-11 Obesity Prevention and Awareness Week
26- World Heart Day
28 World Rabies Day

October 2011

National Children’s Month
Breast Cancer Awarenss Month
10 – World Sight Day
10 – World Mental Health Day
1-7 Elderly Filipino Week
4-8 National Mental Health Week
4-8 National Newborn Screening Week
11-15 Bone and Joint Awareness Week
11-15 Garantisadong Pambata – Round 3
15 Global Handwashing Day
18-22 Health Education Week
18-22 National Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Awareness Week
25-29 Food Safety Awareness Week
29 World Psoriasis Day

December 2011

Firecrakers Injury Prevention Month
1 - World AIDS Day
6 - National Health Emergency Preparedness Day
3-9 Ear, Nose and Throat Consciousness Week
10 - National Youth Health Day

November 2011

Cancer Pain Awareness Month
Filariasis Awareness Month
Traditional and Alternative Health Care Month
Malaria Awareness Month
1-5           - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Week
2nd Week - National Skin Disease Detection and Prevention Week
8-12         - Deaf Awareness Week
15-19       - Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Week
22-26       - Population and Development Week
7             -  National Food Fortification Day
14           -  World Diabetes Day
November 25-December 12 - 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW)

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