POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro has appointed Dr. Henry M. Kurban to lead the new Department of Behavioral and Community Health.
The Department of Behavioral and Community Health is a merger of the departments of Health and Mental Hygiene that will become official Jan. 1.
Kurban most recently served as health director for the Florida Department of Health – Charlotte County Health Department in Port Charlotte.
Molinaro said, “We are very pleased to bring this talented and multifaceted health professional to Dutchess County and lead this newly merged department.”
Dutchess County chose Kurban after a national search that took several months.
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