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Nominations Solicited for CoA Awards

The Committee on Affiliates (CoA) Awards are presented to organizations and individuals. Three awards (Award for Excellence, Outstanding Affiliate of the Year Award and Student Award) will be presented at the APHA Annual Meeting in Denver. The nomination deadline is August 27th.

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The Capitol Corner: July 9, 2010

A new Public Health Commission has been formed to study the reorganization of public health in Georgia. This edition of The Capitol Corner outlines the mission and members of the new commission.

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GA Governor Appoints GPHA Member to Health Panel

Phillip Williams, a member of Georgia Public Health Association, was appointed to the Georgia Public Health Commission by Governor Sonny Perdue. The commission will determine whether Public Health should remain part of the state Department of Community Health, become a separate agency or be reorganized elsewhere.

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"Bob's Blog" Gives GPHA Members a Chance To Speak Out

Dr. Bob Stolarick, Executive Director of GPHA, is introducing “Bob’s Blog,” the first in a series of blogs intended to keep you informed about current public health topics while allowing you to weigh in, too. This month’s topic includes a legislative wrap-up, with a review of wins and losses.

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