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.
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.
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.
The Fall 2018 edition of GPHA News includes information about an upcoming Workforce Development workshop being planned by the GPHA Academic Section and the Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health, as well as updates on our annual spring conference, and a link to access an Epidemiology Section webinar.
Applications are currently being accepted for the 8th National Leadership Academy for the Public’s Health (NLAPH) cohort. The application deadline is Tuesday, November 27, 2018.
The GPHA Epidemiology section, in partnership with the Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health at Georgia Southern University, presented a webinar in May, detailing a food-borne illness outbreak and investigation. A recording of the webinar is now available.
Abstracts are now being accepted for the 2019 GPHA Annual Meeting and Conference. Due to the recent weather event, GPHA has extended the abstract submission deadline until November 2, 2018.
On behalf of the members of the Georgia Public Health Association (GPHA), it is with much sorrow that I share word of the passing of a distinguished friend, scholar, researcher and past GPHA President, Selina A. Smith.
Longtime member and former GPHA President Lisa M. Carlson is one of two candidates for President-Elect of the American Public Health Association (APHA). If elected, Carlson would become APHA President-Elect at the close of the 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in San Diego on November 14.
The National Institute for Children’s Health Quality has launched a new awareness campaign about involving families as a way to optimize children’s health initiatives.