GPHA Annual Meeting and Conference

Save the date for our 2023 Conference!

Make plans to join us May 3-5, 2023, for the 93rd Annual GPHA Meeting and Conference on beautiful Jekyll Island!

Call for Abstracts!

Share your unique knowledge and expertise with public health peers during our GPHA Annual Meeting and Conference.

The GPHA Conference Planning Committee is now accepting abstracts for oral presentations and scientific posters. An abstract submission is required regardless of the presentation format or learning method.

All abstracts must be submitted through the Digital Commons portal by November 30, 2022.

Click here for submission instructions, to get more information, and to access the Digital Commons portal link.


Thanks to everyone who attended the 2022 GPHA Annual Meeting and Conference!

Some of public health’s most passionate advocates were recognized at the conference during the presentation of section awards and the Sellers-McCroan Award.

Click any link below to learn more about the award recipient. Congratulations to all of these public health champions!


APHA Accreditation Statements

Medicine (CME) Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the American Public Health Association (APHA) and the Georgia Public Health Association.  The APHA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation Statement: The APHA designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (s).   

Nursing (CNE) Accreditation Statement

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Public Health Association’s Public Health Nursing Section (APHA/PHN), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Health Education (CHES) Statement

Sponsored by the American Public Health Association (APHA), a designated approver of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) to receive up to 8 total Category I continuing education contact hours.