Community Health Seminar Series

About Us

Marin Healthcare District’s Community Health Seminar Series offers periodic educational forums for the Marin community about timely and important health-related issues. These seminars are provided at no cost to our community and are open for the general public to attend.

The next Seminar is now being planned for a date in Fall 2018. Please click here to be put on the e-mail list for notification.

Learn more about upcoming and past seminars, below:


Vaccines, Immunizations, and Public Health

June 19, 2018
Thank you for joining us for this special event dedicated to exploring vaccinations and immunizations in the sphere of public health. Attendees learned about the history of vaccinations, the social impact of immunizations, and the role each plays throughout the life cycle – infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. Our experts also addressed related public health issues in Marin County. Watch a recording of the entire presentation.


The Prescription Opioid Epidemic: Crisis & Opportunity

January 30, 2018
Thank you for joining us for this special event dedicated to exploring the prescription opioid epidemic in the U.S. and right here in Marin. Attendees learned about Marin County’s public health strategy, including RxSafe Marin, the opioid safety coalition between healthcare providers, law enforcement, public health, educators, and community members. Watch a recording of the entire presentation.


California's "End of Life Options Act" Defined

October 4, 2017
Thank you for joining us for this special event dedicated to exploring California’s “End of Life Options Act.” This law became effective on June 9, 2016 and allows competent, terminally ill patients to request a self–administered prescription drug to end their life. Our experts provided a detailed explanation of the law and how it applies to patients, physicians, caregivers, and healthcare facilities.