Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Health unit head named

The Northwestern Health Unit is pleased to announce Dr. Kit Young-Hoon as its new Medical Officer of Health.
The Board of Health received Health and Long-Term Care minister approval for the appointment of Dr. Young-Hoon, effective April 1.

Dr. Young-Hoon replaces Dr. James Arthurs, who retired March 31 after holding the position since 2009.
“We are so pleased to welcome Dr. Young-Hoon as our new Medical Officer of Health,” said board chair Julie Roy.
“Her enthusiasm for public health and interest in the health status of people in our area have us very excited for the future.”

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