Public Health Districts

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) funds, and collaborates with, 18 separate public health districts throughout the state.  Each is comprised of one or more of Georgia's 159 counties and Download this pdf file. county health departments .

The  Download this pdf file. District Office Directory  provides contact information specifically for the 18 Public Health District Office staff.

District Health Directors

 

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Audrey Arona, M.D.

Gwinnett, Newton, Rockdale (3-4) DHD

Dr. Arona serves as the District Health Director for Gwinnett, Newton, Rockdale (GNR) Health District, District 3-4, in Lawrenceville, Georgia.

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Thomas Craft, M.D.

Dublin (5-1) DHD

Dr. Craft serves as the District Health Director for the South Central Health District, District 5-1, in Dublin, Georgia. 

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Dr. Goggans serves as the District Health Director for the Northeast Health District, District 10, in Athens, Georgia.

william grow

Dr. Grow serves as the District Health Director for the South Health District, District 8-1, in Valdosta, Georgia.

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Janet Memark, M.D., M.P.H.

Cobb & Douglas (3-1) DHD

Dr. Memark serves as the District Health Director for the Cobb & Douglas Health District, District 3-1, in Marietta, Georgia. 

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Dr. Merchen serves as the District Health Director for the East Central Health District, District 6, in Augusta, Georgia.

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Dr. Parks serves as the District Health Director for the Southeast Health District, District 9-2, in Waycross, Georgia. 

lynn paxton

Dr. Paxton serves as the District Health Director for the Fulton Health District, District 3-2, in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Paxton is also serving as the Interim Health Director for the Coastal Health District, District 9-1, in Savannah, Georgia.

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Charles Ruis, M.D.

Albany (8-2) DHD

Dr. Ruis serves as the District Health Director for the Southwest Health District, District 8-2, in Albany, Georgia.

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Zachary Taylor, M.D., M.S.

Gainesville (2) DHD

Dr. Taylor serves as the District Health Director for the North Health District, District 2, in Gainesville, Georgia. Dr. Taylor is also serving as the Interim Health Director for the North Georgia Health District, District 1-2, in Dalton, Georgia.

beverley townsend

Dr. Townsend serves as the District Health Director for the West Central Health District, District 7, in Columbus, Georgia. Dr. Townsend is also serving as the Interim Health Director for the Clayton Health District, District 3-3, in Jonesboro, and District 4 Health District, District 4 in LaGrange.

sandra valenciano

Dr. Valenciano serves as the District Health Director for the DeKalb District, District 3-5, in Decatur, Georgia.

gary voccio

Dr. Voccio serves as the District Health Director for the Northwest Health District, District 1-1, in Rome, Georgia.

Download the most recent Georgia Download this pdf file. public health district map in .pdf format.

Georgia public health district map

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Page updated 11/16/2022