GPHA: Georgia Public Health Association

The Georgia Public Health Association is a non-profit corporation and is organized for the purpose of promoting the public and personal health of the citizens of Georgia. Learn More
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  • Call for Nominations: GPHA Awards

    Call for Nominations: GPHA Awards

    We’re accepting nominations for GPHA Section Awards and the Sellers-McCroan Award through December 14, 2018. Learn More

  • Apply for the National Leadership Academy

    Apply for the National Leadership Academy

    Interested in developing your leadership and collaboration skills while working to solve a community health issue? Apply for the National Leadership Academy for the Public’s Health before the November 27 deadline. Learn More

  • Fowl Play Holiday

    Fowl Play Holiday

    View a recording of “Fowl Play Holiday,” a webinar from the GPHA Epidemiology Section outlining a food-borne illness outbreak and investigation that occurred last November. Access Recording

  • 2019 Conference, May 7-9 in Atlanta

    2019 Conference, May 7-9 in Atlanta

    Visit our Conference page to see the preliminary conference schedule, and to access registration links for sponsors and exhibitors.

2019 GPHA Conference


Save the Date! May 7-9, 2019

The 90th Annual Meeting and Conference of the Georgia Public Health Association will be held May 7-9, 2019, at the Westin Buckhead in Atlanta.

We hope you’ll join us for three days of networking, continuing education, and some fun too!

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The Georgia Public Health Association is the largest group of public health professionals in the Southeast.

Becoming a GPHA member gives you access to a network of more than 1,000 other public health professionals, and opportunities for continuing education, recognition and awards, scholarships and much more.

GPHA memberships also make great gifts! Give the gift of membership today!

What is GPHA?

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News & Events

Apply to Be a Presenter at the NALBOH Conference

The National Association of Local Boards of Health (NALBOH) is accepting abstracts from individuals or groups who’d like to present at the 2019 NALBOH Conference, happening August 14-16, 2019 in Denver. The deadline for submissions is January 15, 2019.

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Give Your Input on Topics for Upcoming Workforce Development Workshop

Public health professionals – we’d like to hear from you! The GPHA Academic Section and other partners are asking for your input on upcoming workshop topics and continuing education needs as a whole.

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Call for Nominations: Sellers-McCroan Award and GPHA Section Awards

The GPHA Awards Committee is accepting nominations for the GPHA Section Awards and Sellers-McCroan award, to be presented at our annual meeting in May 2019. The deadline for nomination submission is December 14, 2018 at 5 pm. There will be NO deadline extension.

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Health Policy

GPHA takes an active role in health policy in the state of Georgia. Each year we set legislative priorities, and work with a legislative liaison to advocate for public health policies.

On our health policy page you can learn more about our current legislative priorities, and read weekly updates from the legislative session.

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Journal jGPHA

The Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association is a peer reviewed publication addressing issues within the fields of public health, community health, and health education and promotion, particularly focusing on work conducted in and/or specifically relevant to Georgia.

Visit our jGPHA page to explore the current issue, view the archive, or learn about upcoming opportunities to for article submission and peer review.

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