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Community & Public Health

The center works to fulfill its mission of improving health status at the community level by gathering, analyzing, and disseminating information in a manner that fosters collaboration and innovation and builds trust and relationships with local, state, and national organizations interested in improving health status. The GHPC works alongside public and private agencies to help local communities improve their understanding of health and health care by facilitating strategic planning and steps for action.

Projects

Legislative Education Initiative

In response to legislative requests, the Georgia Health Policy Center created the Legislative Health Policy Certificate Program for lawmakers who want to improve their understanding… more »

Georgia Food Policy Council

The GHPC is coordinating the Georgia Food Policy Council through funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Georgia Department of… more »

Cardiovascular Health Initiative

The GHPC is assisting the Georgia Department of Community Health’s Division of Public Health in updating the five-year strategic plan for the Cardiovascular Health Initiative. Contact: more »

View the GHPC’s community and public health publications.