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


Ambur Banner - Acting Director

Ambur is a seasoned public health leader having served nearly 13 years at the executive-level of state and local governments specializing in organizational effectiveness, strategic planning and performance improvement. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and brings two master degrees in Social Work Administration and Business Administration.