The Communications Office, within the UGA College of Public Health Dean’s Office, creates and coordinates the College’s internal and external messages. These efforts include news releases, social media campaigns, publications and other printed materials, as well as video and digital communications. We also manage the College’s primary website, as well as media relations and marketing. The Office also serves as the designated logo liaison for questions about UGA and College of Public Health logo and trademark usage.


Rebecca Ayer
Director of Communications
223 Rhodes Hall, Health Sciences Campus
University of Georgia
706.542-2662 (phone)
706.542.6730 (fax)

Send general communications inquiries to

  • Social Media @ CPH

    The College of Public Health has many social media networks through which you can stay connected. Get the latest updates through our main College channels –  Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | LinkedIn – or check out our extended list below.

    Don’t see your account listed? Email to be added. Also, make sure you’re following UGA’s Social Media Guidelines and have joined the Social Media Users Group (SMUG) listserv so you can connect with other social administrators on campus.

    Social Media List…under development.

  • Publications

    Annual Magazine: The College of Public Health produces a yearly magazine to highlight the activities our faculty, students, staff and alumni. Check out past issues here:

    Alumni E-newsletter:  This bi-monthly newsletter shares recent news and events related to UGA College of Public Health students, faculty, staff and alumni. Join the mailing list by emailing

  • CPH Branding, Logo and Visual Identity Guidelines

    The College of Public Health communicates its through a number of channels — advertising, print collateral, websites, emails and even powerpoint templates. Consistent visual images and communication styles promote the College’s mission throughout UGA and the larger community.

    CPH Logo Requests: Please the College of Public Health Communications Office ( with any questions about our logos and how you can use them. Comprehensive guidelines (addressing minimum size requirements, official color variations, business system guidelines, etc.) can be found in the UGA Visual Style Guide.

    Use of the approved logo is required in all public visual representations of the College of Public Health, including but not limited to: printed publications, departmental websites, PowerPoint presentations, video productions, exhibit materials, etc., produced by faculty, staff and students of the College. The words “University of Georgia College of Public Health,” must appear on the front of all official College publications, if the logo is not in use.

    Trademark Usage – Merchandise: The University of Georgia has a trademarks compliance and review process for promotional items/merchandise and apparel. Any product (e.g. – t-shirts, mugs, pens, folders, etc.)  bearing a UGA trademark, must be purchased from licensed manufacturer and approved through University’s Trademark & Licensing Office. Please refer to the list of approved licensed vendors and UGA Logo Approval Form.  You can learn more about UGA’s trademark usage policies on the UGA Brand Toolkit Website.

    Student Organizations:  The University has established some co-branding guidelines for UGA-related student organizations. Please contact the College of Public Health Communications Office ( for more information about this guidelines and assistance in establishing your organization brand.

    CPH Logo Variations: The College of Public Health logo sets includes five color variations in the formal and horizontal configurations. Each color variation is available in three formats: PNG (transparent background); JPG (raster format); and EPS (vector format).  Departmental and unit logos are also available.

    Which file do I use?

    • Vendors………………EPS
    • Designers……………EPS
    • PowerPoint….PNG/JPG
    • Word…………..PNG/JPG
    • Email…………………PNG
    • Web……………PNG/JPG
    • Banner/Signs………EPS

    NOTE: Any modifications to our logos confuses their meaning, diminishes their impact, and is not allowed. Precise logo artwork has been created to accommodate any usage need. Never redraw, translate or otherwise alter our logo in any way. Guidelines regarding the official logos and marks of the University of Georgia and the College of Public Health can be found on the University of Georgia Branding Website.

  • Public Health Impact Archive

    Produced from 2010 until 2014 by the UGA College of Public Health, Public Health Impact (PHI) looked at today’s critical issues in the field of public health including obesity, sexually transmitted disease, tobacco use and more.

    The 25-minute TV show was hosted by CPH faculty members Dr. Cham Dallas and Dr. Phaedra Corso and featured experts from the College, the University of Georgia, and various organizations across Georgia who were actively engaged in protecting and improving the health of families and communities through promotion of healthy lifestyles, research for disease and injury prevention and detection, and control of infectious diseases. PHI, which first aired in spring 2010, was one of the longest running TV series on UGA’s television station, WUGA-TV.

    You can still view individual episodes from the series by visiting the UGA College of Public Health’s YouTube Channel.