WHITE PLAINS, NY —
WHO: Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino
Sherlita Amler, MD, Commissioner, Westchester County Department of Health
Members of County Health Department
WHAT: Westchester County Executive Robert P. Astorino and Health Commissioner Sherlita Amler, MD, will provide practical tips on how to avoid Lyme disease and West Nile Virus and perspective on their prevalence. They will explain how residents can guard themselves and their homes against ticks and mosquitoes from spring through fall.
To help residents recognize them, Astorino and Dr. Amler will show live samples of the ticks that can spread Lyme disease and of mosquito larvae.
WHEN: Wednesday, May 24, 2017
WHERE: Marshlands Conservancy
220 Boston Post Road