Environmental Health Science

Environmental Health Science studies biological, chemical or physical agents in the environment and their effects on human health and ecological systems.

Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Epidemiology and Biostatistics use quantitative methods to support evidence-based decision making in public health and biomedicine.

Health Policy and Management

Health Policy and Management studies health care systems, health care reform, health care law, financial management, clinic management, and policy analysis.

Health Promotion and Behavior

Health Promotion and Behavior seeks to educate public health professionals in the social and behavioral aspects of public health and in the prevention of health-related problems and conditions.

Institute of Gerontology

The Institute of Gerontology is the hub for coordi­nating and conducting the University of Georgia’s education, research, and outreach services associ­ated with the study of aging and older adults.

Institute for Disaster Management

The Institute for Disaster Management works with state and federal organizations to develop a coordinated research and training program for standardized mass casualty healthcare nationwide.

Center for Global Health

The Center for Global Health seeks to identify best practices of health care throughout the world, to support their dissemination, adaption, and adoption throughout the world in order to improve health care for all.

Healthiest Nation in One Generation

You might think we're one of the healthiest nations, but we're not. Compared to other nations we're lagging far behind. The thing is: It doesn't have to be this way. We can make this the healthiest nation in one generation. Committing to a healthier America is something we all can do.

Public Health is ROI

Public Health: Save Lives, Save Money
Public health is a return on investment: Prioritize public health funding.


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October 19, 2016
UGA College of Public Health Medical Reserve Corps volunteers (MRC) and Disaster Management Students work to prepare citizens in Hall County for flu season. North Health District 2 and the Hall County Health Department partnered with J.A. Walters...


The Center for Global Health is sponsoring a Fall Symposium, titled "Global Public Health at UGA: Croatia, Uganda, Puerto Rico and Nepal," on Wed. Oct. 26 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the Wright Hall Annex on the UGA Health Sciences Campus. Learn more about the day's program here.