Philippine DOH Calendar

January
> National Cancer Consciousness Week – (14 -20)
> Goiter Week – (21-27)
> World Leprosy Day – (29)

February
> Heart Month
> National Health Insurance Program Month
> Oral Health Month
> National mental Retardation Week (14-19)
> Leprosy Prevention and Control Week (25-29)

March
> Burn Injury Prevention Month
> Colon and Rectal Cancer Awareness Month
> National Women’s Health Month
> Rabies Awareness Month
> National Women’s Health Day (8)
> World Tuberculosis Day (24)

April
> Cancer in Children Awareness Month
> World Health Day (7)
> Bright Garantisadong Pambata Week (14-20) Round I

May
> Cervical Cancer Awarenes Month
> Natural Family Planning Month
> World Asthma Day(2)
> Safe Motherhood Week (12-18)
> AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day((21)
> World No Tobacco Day (31)

June
> Dengue Awareness Month
> National Kidney Month
> No Smoking Month
> Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
> World Environment Day (5)
> World Blood Donor Day (14)
> Safe Kids Week (15-22)
> DOH 109th Anniversary (23)

July
> National Blood Donors Month
> Nutrition Month
> National Disaster Consciousness Week (1-7)
> World Population Day (11)
> National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week (14-20)
> National Diabetes Awareness Week (14-20)

August
> Family Planning Month
> Lung Cancer Awareness Month
> National Lung Month
> National Tuberculosis Awareness Month
> Sight-Saving Month
> World Breastfeeding Week (1-7)
> Mother-Baby friendly Hospital Initiative Week (1-7)
> National Hospital Week (4-10)
> Asthma Week (11-17)
> Philippine National Research System Week (11-17)
> National Tuberculosis Day (19)

September
> Generics Awareness Month
> Liver Cancer Awareness Month
> National Epilepsy Awareness Week (1-7)
> Obesity Prevention and Awareness Week (8-14)
> World Heart Day (26)
> World Rabies Day (28)

October
> Breast Cancer Awareness Month
> National children’s Month
> Elderly Filipino Week (1-7)
> National Mental Health Week (6-12)
> National Newborn Screening Week (6-12)
> World Mental Health Day (10)
> World Sight Day (10)
> Bone and Joint Awareness Week (13-19)
> Garantisadong Pambata Week (13-19) – Round 2
> Health Education Week (13-19)
> National Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity (13-19)
> Disorder Awareness Week
> Food Safety Awareness Week (20-26)

November
> Cancer Pain Awareness Month
> Filariasis Awareness Month
> Malaria Awareness Month
> Traditional and Alternative Health Care Month
> Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Awareness Week (3-9)
> National Skin Disease Detection and Prevention Week (10-16)
> National Food Fortification Day (7)
> Deaf Awareness Week (10-16)
> World Diabetes Day (14)
> Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Week (17-23)
> Population and Development Week (23-29)

December
> Firecracker Injury Prevention Month
> World Aids Day (1)
> Health Emergency Week (1-7)
> National Youth Health Day )10)

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