DOH Annual Calendar for 2012

DOH  Annual Calendar for 2012

January 2012

18-22 National Cancer Awareness Week
24-30 Goiter Awareness Week
29 – World Leprosy Day

February 2012

Heart Month
Oral Health Month
National Health Insurance Program Month

1-5 National Mental Retardation Week
4 – World Cancer Day
3rd week – Leprosy Prevention and Control Week
4th week –  National Rare Disease Week

March 2012

Colon and Rectal Cancer Awareness Month
Rabies Awareness Month
Burn Injury Prevention Month
International Women’s Month

8 – International Women’s Day
24 – World TB Day

April 2012

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 2012

Cervical Cancer Awareness 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 2012

Dengue Awareness Month
National Kidney Month
No Smoking Month
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

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 2012

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 2012

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 2012

Blood Disease Month
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 2012

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 Week
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

November 2012

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
19-25 Climate Change Consciousness Week
21-25 National Consciousness Week Against Counterfeit Medicine
22 – 26 Population and Development Week
7  National Food Fortification Day
14  World Diabetes Day
19 World Toilet Day
November 25-December 12 – 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW)

December 2012

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
 


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