On March 19, 2014, the Institute for Disaster Management attended the Region J Full-Scale Exercise. Here's an excerpt about the exercise from the Georgia Health Care Association's "Emergency Preparedness Newsletter."
Phillip Williams, Ph.D., dean of the University of Georgia College of Public Health, has been appointed to the Board of Scientific Counselors at the National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (NCEH/ATSDR), part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). U.S.read more
Congratulations to HPAM student Ngan Nyugen! Ngan is the 2014 recipient of the Connie Lloyd Scholarship.
Magnet recognition is considered one of the highest credentials a hospital can receive for its nursing care. Yet achieving Magnet status can be expensive with investment costs reaching tens of thousands of dollars.
There are two new exciting opportunities that would count toward your required internship or Residency!
1. We have an MOU with the US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary. They are advertising placements for this summer. Please see the 2014 HHS Internship Announcement below.
2. Georgia Public Health District 2 in Gainesville is offering a HIPPA Internship. Announcement is below.