Health educator Pat Moshure was recognized recently for her work in the HIV/AIDS program at the Snohomish Health District. The Washington State HIV/AIDS Network presented the Washington State HIV/AIDS Educator Award to Ms. Moshure at the World AIDS Day event in Everett on Dec. 1.
"I join the HIV/AIDS Network in applauding Pat Moshure’s professionalism, dedication and compassion for the clients we serve," said M. Ward Hinds, MD, MPH, Health Officer for Snohomish Health District. "In addition to providing counseling and testing services, Pat delivers the prevention message to people who are most at risk of exposure to HIV/AIDS," said Dr. Hinds.
Ms. Moshure earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education from Southern Illinois University , and a Master of Education degree in counseling from University of Maryland. She has worked with the Snohomish Health District since 1998.
The Washington State HIV/AIDS Network is a consortium of state organizations coordinated through the National Red Cross, in conjunction with the American Red Cross Washington State Council, and the Washington AIDSNET council.
Established in 1959, the Snohomish Health District works to improve the health of individuals, families and communities through disease prevention, health promotion, and protection from environmental threats.