2013 was a year of considerable progress for public health in Georgia, particularly on some of the key priorities identified by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH). But the state still faces many challenges for the new year.
Blog: Georgia public health
Tanner Health System launched a number of successful health promotion programs across west Georgia in 2013 through its Get Healthy, Live Well initiative, a program designed to reduce chronic disease risks for the 151,000 residents of Carroll, Haralson
Originally published May 28, 2013
Originally published Jan. 09, 2012
Originally published May 06, 2013
M. Gage Ochsner Jr., M.D., one of Georgia's most prominent trauma surgeons who worked to overhaul the state's trauma system, died April 26 of lung cancer. He was 59.
Originally published Aug. 26, 2013
Originally published April 9, 2012
Originally published Aug. 15, 2011