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Health Coalition 

Baltimore County Department of Health
Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2130

Phone: 410-887-BCHD (2243)
TTY users call via Maryland Relay 


Gregory Wm. Branch, M.D., MBA, CPE
Baltimore County Health Officer, Baltimore County Coalition Chair

Laura Culbertson, R.N., MSN
Public Health Nurse Administrator, Coalition Point-of-Contact
Phone: 410-887-3729

Air Quality Awareness 

Air quality and health are directly related. See how you can help improve air quality.

Low Birth Weight

Reducing low birth weight is an initiative that provides a multi-faceted approach to decreasing infant mortality in Baltimore County. The following information presents ways to promote the health of babies. 

Television Interviews

View Comcast Newsmakers for interviews about:

Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for tips on what you can do before pregnancy to be healthy.


Is your Baby Sleeping Safely English (PDF) and Spanish (PDF)
Pregnant? (PDF)
Smoking and Pregnancy Don't Mix! (PDF)

Physical Activity and Reducing Childhood Obesity

Reducing childhood obesity through increased physical activity is a way to improve the health of children in Baltimore County. View the resources below for family-oriented activities to increase your physical activity and to get healthy.

Tobacco Use Prevention

Reducing tobacco use by adults and youth is a critical step in improving health. View the resources below for ideas on how to quit smoking and how to discourage the use of tobacco.

Revised October 15, 2014

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