Fall 2016 PSA Contest

Congratulations to the winners of the fifth annual mybodymyfuture.com video contest! We were so impressed with the quality of all the entries on our HIV & STD prevention theme.

 The videos were judged by a panel of local health and communications professionals.  Then the top 10 judges picks were entered into a popular vote contest.  Winners were awarded based on a combination of judges score (50%) and popular vote (50%). Thanks to our expert judges and to all 1045 people who voted!

The winners are:

1st Place:  “You Could Be Next”

The Clean Teens: Lucy Drinnen, Jaden Stone, Delaney Heath, Adler Vunk

Advisor: Darryl Fannon

2nd Place: “Get Yourself Tested”

Crusty Crabz: James Moore, Angela Damiano, Tori Ksterson, Noah Wood, Julianna Berry

Advisor: Darryl Fannon

3rd Place: “Final PSA”

Not Too Hot: Anna Horrocks, Macy Leek, Mayci Proctor, Hannah Crowder-Starnes, Walter Caughorn

Advisor: Darryl Fannon



Child Health Week: What is it?

Child Health Day, a national event proclaimed by President Calvin Coolidge in 1928, celebrates its 90th observance this year. Governor Haslam has set aside the week to focus on improving the health and well-being of our children across the state.

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Real Talk:
Get Vaccinated

Getting routine shots from your doctor is never fun, but getting HPV is worse.

Protect yourself by getting vaccinated. The HPV Vaccine is cancer prevention. Ask your doctor about what you can do to stay safe, or call 865-215-5000 to schedule a vaccination appointment at the Health Department.