About GPHA

The Georgia Public Health Association is an association of individuals and organizations working to improve the public’s health.

Our Vision:
Healthy Georgians, living in healthy communities.

Our Mission Statement:
GPHA’s mission is to advocate for conditions in which all people and communities can be healthy; to promote the scientific foundation of public health practice and policy; and to assure a continuous voice broadly representing public health in Georgia.

GPHA Goals

  • Advocate for the development of policies that positively impact the health of our communities.
  • Promote excellence in public health practices that are based on national public health standards and science-based evidence.
  • Strengthen, advance and support the activities and infrastructures of the organization.
  • Provide membership benefits, services and opportunities that enhance core competencies and celebrate achievements.

GPHA Resolutions

The following resolutions were approved during the 2015 Annual Meeting and Conference:

Documents for Download

View our GPHA Board of Directors

Executive Board Meetings:

(unless otherwise indicated)
North Central Health District
201 Second Street, Room LL03
Macon, GA 31201


  • June 17, 2019, Annual Retreat, 10am-4pm
  • August 19, 2019, 10am-2pm
  • October 21, 10am-2pm
  • January 2020, Jekyll Island Convention Center, Jekyll Island, 9am – 2pm
  • May 6, 2020, Jekyll Island Convention Center, Jekyll Island, 9am – 10am

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View Past Presidents and Honorary Members