On Wednesday, Georgia Department of Public Health Commissioner Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D., will help launch Get Georgia Reading – Campaign for Grade-Level Reading. The goal of the campaign is to help every Georgia child read proficiently by third grade.
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The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) has named Donna Moore as the new state registrar to oversee the operations of the agency’s vital records section.
As part of its 2014 annual conference, the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), last week honored the outstanding efforts and accomplishments of North Georgia’s Cobb and Douglas Public Health District.
Nancy White has been named the new Administrator of the Macon-Bibb County Health Department. White comes to public health with 33 years of health care experience that includes clinical nursing, operations, new business development, marketing, and gover
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) welcomes Maria Fernandez as the director of Infant Mortality within the Maternal and Child Health section.
Lindsey Regallis thought making a simple, light dish and a cool beverage to go with it would be perfect for a hot summer day in Savannah.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), last week, confirmed the state’s first human case of chikungunya this year. The patient was infected during a recent trip to a Caribbean nation.
The University of West Georgia (UWG) has partnered with Tanner Health System’s “Get Healthy, Live Well” initiative to plant and maintain a community garden. UWG joins several other groups in the area who are also planting these gardens.
In a statewide video conference last week, Commissioner Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D., of the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) shared her vision with staff statewide for the ‘Good to Great’ movement and culture change within the department.
The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) and Georgia SHAPE are pleased to announce that seven Georgia hospitals have successfully completed the second level of training to become Baby-Friendly 5-STAR hospitals.