COVID-19 vaccines are now available at the UG Public Health Department at 619 Ann Ave, Kansas City, KS Call (913) 573-8815 set up an appointment. Find other COVID vaccination sites and resources at

The UG Public Health Department now offers the new bivalent COVID boosters for eligible individuals ages 5 and older, by appointment only.
Call (913) 573-8815 to make an appointment.


Department Head

Juliann Van Liew Profile

Juliann Van Liew - Director

Juliann received her Bachelor’s of Arts from Drake University and her Masters of Public Health from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. She is now pursuing her Doctorate of Public Health (DrPH) from Johns Hopkins University. Juliann joined the UGPHD in 2018 in the role of Planning and Operations Manager and became the Director in May 2020.