Press Releases

Board of Public Health January Meeting

January 6, 2017

ATLANTA – The Board of Public Health will hold its January meeting for the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017.

WHEN:     1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017

Make A Plan To Quit Tobacco Today!

November 17, 2016

ATLANTA - Tobacco use is the No. 1 preventable cause of death in Georgia, yet many Georgians still use tobacco, tobacco products or electronic nicotine devices.

Protect Against Mosquito Bites During and After Travel

April 6, 2016

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) in collaboration with Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is urging travelers to protect themselves from mosquito bites and help prevent the spread of Zika viru