Environmental Health & Injury Prevention
Statement of Purpose: To promote and protect the health and well-being of people in Georgia by assuring conditions in which people can be healthy.
Primary Goal: Ensure a safe and healthy environment through education, policy development, and regulation.
- Environmental Health
- Provide primary prevention through a combination of surveillance, education, enforcement, and assessment programs designed to identify, prevent and abate the environmental conditions that adversely impact human health.
- Injury Prevention
- Provide leadership in the prevention of injury in Georgia.