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Structure and Function of Public Health – Georgia Board of Health Trainings (Module 1 of 5)


Healthcare Georgia Foundation

Region IV Public Health Training Center at Emory University - Rollins School of Public Health

Program Description

This training is an introduction to the Structure and Function of Public Health in Georgia. The topics covered include: 1) the definition of public health; 2) how the three core functions and ten essential services provide a framework for the public health system; 3) the organizational and functional structure of the public health system at the federal level; 4) the public health system in Georgia including organizational structure, leadership, and key programs; 5) the authority and relationships between key public health entities in Georgia; and 6) how your local community can utilize public health resources to address health issues.


On Demand
Original program date: Feb 5, 2016

Technology Requirements

Participants registering for programs should have access to the following technology for best viewing and participation:

  • Personal computer with Macintosh or Windows with 512 MB of RAM
  • Broadband internet connection such as an office LAN, DSL, or cable modem
  • Phone next to personal computer (or speaker phone if multiple people are viewing)
  • Computer speakers (built-in or attached)
  • Latest version of Adobe Flash which can be downloaded for free at Adobe's web site

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