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)
Macon-Bibb County Board of Education
484 Mulberry Street, 4th Floor Conference Room
Macon, GA 31201


  • May 21, 2018, Annual Retreat, 10am-4pm
  • July 16, 2018, 10am-2pm
  • September 17, 2018, 10am-2pm
  • November 19, 2018, 10am-2pm
  • February 18, 2019 at the Westin Buckhead in Atlanta, 9am-2pm
  • May 7, 2019 at the Westin Buckhead in Atlanta, 9am-10am

Click here to view all GPHA Section Officers
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View Past Presidents and Honorary Members