Dr. Jack Kennedy

A Message from Dr. Jack Kennedy –

Welcome to the Cobb & Douglas Public Health website. We are very pleased that you took the time to visit, and sincerely hope you find our site is an easy-to-use, informative tool that meets your public health needs.  Since 1920, Cobb & Douglas Public Health has been dedicated to promoting and protecting the health and safety of our local community and region. We are committed to improving quality of life by tracking and preventing the spread of disease, by promoting health and safety through education and communication, by providing exceptional medical services and by ensuring that our community is prepared for public health emergencies.  The partnerships that we establish with organizations, businesses, agencies, and local leaders, are essential in maintaining a healthy and safe community. We offer a trusted team of committed leaders and professionals, with a variety of specialties, whose expertise and compassion for those we serve, is recognized in their respective fields.

Cobb & Douglas Public Health is a trusted resource and essential community partner.  We’ve built strong relationships with schools, organizations, businesses and decision-makers keeping our community healthy and safe. By providing policy makers with carefully-collected data, we work to ensure local laws align with health improvement efforts that help create targeted health initiatives for our area. Our programs, prevention efforts, direct health care services and donated care directly impacts the local economy. In short, everything we do, here at Cobb & Douglas Public Health, comes back to “Healthier lives. Healthier community.”

Warm Regards,
Dr. Jack Kennedy

Our Awards

At Cobb & Douglas Public Health, we strive to create healthier lives in the communities where we work. Every day, residents of Cobb and Douglas counties are served by dedicated, talented and caring public health professionals. Together with our staff and partners, Cobb & Douglas Public Health strives to exceed expectations. Here, we honor the awards and recognition our staff, facilities, and agency have achieved through continuous improvement and industry excellence.

See what awards Cobb & Douglas Public Health and our staff have received here.