Congratulations to the 2018 GPHA Section Award Winners! Learn more about the winners
J. Patrick O’Neal, MD, received the distinguished 2018 Sellers-McCroan award for his impact on public health in Georgia. Read More
Throughout the session, GPHA provided weekly updates on legislation concerning public health. Learn More
Our 2018 Annual Meeting and Conference was a huge success!
Thank you to everyone who worked hard to plan this event, and to all of our public health colleagues for attending.
Check back soon – we’ll be posting conference photos on our website shortly!
The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) plans to award up to 75 grants to rural communities as part of a new Rural Communities Opioid Response (Planning) (RCORP) initiative in FY 18.Continue Reading
Vaping devices have been touted by manufacturers as a way to help people quit smoking. But as this New York Times article states, many schools are now struggling to help students cope with vaping addiction.Continue Reading
The Georgia Public Health Association (GPHA) held its 2018 Annual Meeting and Conference on April 4 – 6 at Jekyll Island, Georgia, where the gavel as President of the association was passed from Dianne McWethy, MPA to Colin K. Smith, DrPH, MS, CPH.Continue Reading