Press Releases

Georgia Health Officials Warn of Potential Phone Scam

February 7, 2017

Atlanta – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is receiving complaints from residents of Georgia and residents of other states about suspicious phone calls. Many of the calls appear to come from a Georgia DPH phone number. 

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.