08/29/2014 - 1:00pm
The info session for Internship and Residency will be held August 29th at 1pm in the Garden level classroom in Rhodes Hall. You need to attend at least one of these sessions before you go into the field. Email Nina Cleveland for more information, email@example.com.
09/10/2014 - 9:00am
JOIN US FOR THE 2014 STATE OF PUBLIC HEALTH CONFERENCE! The University of Georgia College of Public Health will be holding the 2014 State of Public Health Conference, September 10th at the UGA Hotel and Conference Center in Athens, Georgia. Featuring interactive workshops and hot topic talks, the State of Public Health Conference brings Georgia’s public health professionals together with elected officials, policy makers, academics, and business leaders with the goal of crafting an actionable plan to improve Georgia’s public health outcomes. Invited speakers: Steven Woolf, MD, MPH Director, Virginia Commonwealth University Center on Society and Health Corinne Graffunder, DrPH, MPH Acting Associate Director of Policy, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Jean O'Connor, JD, DrPH Director of Chronic Disease Prevention, Georgia Department of Public Health Randy Wykoff, MD, MPH, TM Dean, East Tennessee State University College of Public Health Interactive workshops and poster presentations held throughout the day will tackle a variety of key public health issues in the state. Topics to be addressed include Medicaid expansion, quality improvement, childhood obesity, HIV, improving tools for health promotion in communities, building collaborations and partnerships, as well as integrating public health and primary care. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! The event, though geared toward public health professionals, is open to the public. Registration is $25. For more information or to register online visit: http://www.georgiacenter.uga.edu/uga-hotel/conferences-events/register/state-of-public-health-14 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please contact the UGA College of Public Health Office of Outreach and Engagement at (706) 542-4369.
09/11/2014 - 5:00pm
Join us for our annual Fall Fiesta on Thursday, September 11th at 5:00pm on the Health Sciences Campus sponsored by Dean Phillip Williams and the Academic Affairs Office. The event will be in Wright Hall and parking will be available on the campus. The easiest way to find it is to take Prince Ave out past Athens Regional and turn left onto Oglethorpe Ave. Turn right onto the campus via the SECOND entrance off of Oglethorpe.
09/19/2014 - 9:00am
Are you a faculty, staff or student of a Georgia college or university who is concerned about the health and wellness of your campus community? Do you have questions about the new Georgia Board of Regents tobacco-free campus policy that is being implemented on many of the campuses statewide? Would you like to see a tobacco-free campus policy on your campus or want to know more about what it is, how it is adopted, or its impact on your campus community? Would you like to support and champion this effort on behalf of your college/university? If you answered YES to one or more of the previous questions, we are excited to announce that registration for the 2014 Georgia Tobacco-Free Colleges & Universities Summit is now OPEN! You don’t want to miss this exciting and engaging opportunity to learn more on how to make an impact on your campus on this very important and current topic. Let's do this, Georgia! Attendance to the summit is FREE for all sessions and a healthy lunch and snacks will be provided. This event is organized by the Georgia Department of Public Health and hosted by the UGA College of Public Health. Learn more about the summit or register at: http://dph.georgia.gov/2014-tobacco-free-colleges-universities-summit.
10/31/2014 - 8:00am
Fall Break at UGA. No classes in session. UGA offices will remain open for business.
11/24/2014 - 8:00am
Thanksgiving Break Monday - Wednesday: No classes in session. UGA office will remain open for business. Thursday & Friday: Thanksgiving Holiday. UGA offices will be closed.
12/10/2014 - 8:00am
Reading Day. No classes in session. Office will be open for business.