Fort Worth (Tarrant County)
Tarrant County is an urban county located in the north central part of Texas. Fort Worth serves as the county seat to a county population of approximately 2.1 million citizens.
TCPH offers a scope of services as diverse as the county’s population. With a dedicated staff of more than 400 public health professionals and annual funding resources totaling approximately $65 million, TCPH services touch everyone, every day and everywhere.
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Veerinder (Vinny) Taneja, MBBS, MPH
Health Director, Tarrant County Public Health DepartmentRead Bio Tarrant County Public Health
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