The New Jersey Statutes Annotated (N.J.S.A. 26:1A-21) states that “At least once in every year the commissioner shall call together local health officials for a general conference on the subject of the health of people of the State, and a discussion of ways and means to promote the same and to prevent disease. (L.1947, c. 177, 21, eff. July, 1947) The Annual Conference is held in the fall of each year. Public health professionals can learn more by logging into the NJLMN at https://njlmn.rutgers.edu
The theme of the 2010 Annual Conference of State and Local Health Officials was "Improving the Performance of New Jersey’s Public Health System." The Commissioner presented the Annual Address on the State of the Health of New Jersey.