Press Releases

Board of Public Health May Meeting

May 13, 2019

ATLANTA – The Board of Public Health will hold its May meeting for the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Tuesday, May 13, 2019.

WHEN:          1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Tuesday, May 13, 2019

Red Ribbon Week Highlights Dangers of Drug Use

October 23, 2018

ATLANTA- The Georgia Department of Education and the Georgia Department of Public Health are partnering to recognize Red Ribbon Week, and to encourage students to live healthy, drug free lives. Red Ribbon Week is Oct. 23-31, 2018.

Vaccination is the Best Protection Against the Flu

October 9, 2018

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Pediatric Healthcare Improvement Coalition of Georgia (PHIC) encourage all parents to fully vaccinate their children, ages six months and older, each year against influenz