Board of Health

The Board of Health advises the Mayor and Board of Trustees about public health needs and concerns. They recommend specific environmental improvements and provide consultation about current problems. Committees are created as needed to propose actions on important issues. In partnership with community organizations, this Board sponsors blood drives throughout the year.


The Skokie Environmental Sustainability Plan

Click here to view the Skokie Environmental Sustainability Plan approved by the Sustainable Environmental Advisory Commission and the Skokie Board of Health, and presented to the Board of Trustees in August 2016.


Board size: 20 members
Term: Each member shall serve two years
Meeting date: 2nd Thursday night
No regular meeting dates for July and August

Board of Health Members

A. Michael Drachler, M.D., Chair
Habib Abbasi
Swapna Dave, MPH, MBBS
Heidi M. Nickisch Duggan
Bruce Gaynes, M.D.
Milton Nidetz
Rohit Pandya
Dr. Stanton Polin
Clifford Prince, D.D.S.
Kyungran Shim, M.D.
Romil K. Sood
Jessica H. Jones Thorne
Nancy Topouzian, Ph.D.
Patricia Urbanus
M. Zia Usman, D.V.M.
Ruth Varma, R.N.
Michael O. Vernon, DrPH
William Werner, MD, MPH
Dr. Larry Nolan Williams, Jr., DDS
Trustee Liaison:  Michele Bromberg
Liaisons: Dr. Catherine Counard, David Clough and Bruce Jones


Meeting Agendas

February 9, 2017
January  12, 2017

December 8, 2016

November 10, 2016

October 13, 2016

September 8, 2016

June 9, 2016

May 12, 2016
April 14, 2016
March 10, 2016
February 11, 2016
January 14, 2016
December 10, 2015
November 12, 2015
October 8, 2015
September 10, 2015
June 11, 2015
May 14, 2015
April 9, 2015
March 12, 2015
February 12, 2015
January 8, 2015 
December 11, 2014
November 13, 2014
October 9, 2014
September 11, 2014
June 12, 2014
May 8, 2014
April 10, 2014


Meeting Minutes

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