Academic Health Department Learning Community
November 23, 2010
The Academic Health Department (AHD) Learning Community is an initiative of the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice that will enable knowledge exchange and collaboration around use of the AHD model to enhance public health education, research, and service.
October 23, 2013
The Antibiotic Stewardship Program is an initiative to develop and pilot a driver diagram for public health and healthcare to work together to reduce antibiotic resistant infections through addressing drivers of optimal antibiotic use that persist beyond hospital walls.
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals
November 17, 2010
A set of skills desirable for the broad practice of public health that organizations can use to understand, assess, and meet training and workforce needs.
Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice
September 29, 2010
The Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice (Council on Linkages) is a coalition of representatives from 20 national organizations. It has been furthering academic/practice collaboration to assure a well-trained, competent workforce and a strong, evidence-based public health...
Future of Public Health Award
January 13, 2012
The Future of Public Health Award is a national award program to promote use of quality improvement (QI) to influence positive outcomes in Winnable Battles. State, tribal, local, and territorial health departments can receive onsite technical assistance to build capacity in QI.
Health Occupations Students of America
October 1, 2012
Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) – Future Health Professionals is a national student organization that supports career development in health professions. PHF will be exploring additional opportunities to spread awareness of not only TRAIN, but public health, to HOSA students.
Learning Resource Center Marketing Services
November 16, 2010
The Learning Resource Center (LRC) specializes in developing and executing customized marketing solutions for programs and products designed to improve the performance of public health professionals.
Marketing and Publicity for The Community Guide
November 3, 2010
The Guide to Community Preventive Services (Community Guide) is a free resource for evidence-based recommendations and findings from the Community Preventive Services Task Force. The Community Guide can be used to identify, plan and support programs, policies and services that fit a community’s ne...
November 17, 2010
Minority populations are not present in significant numbers in our public health workforce. To increase access to public health study and career opportunities for minorities, the Public Health Foundation was awarded a cooperative agreement from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
National Public Health Performance Standards
November 2, 2010
The National Public Health Performance Standards (NPHPS) aim to improve the quality of public health practice and performance of public health systems. PHF provides 24/7 support to the NPHPS Data Reporting website and offers many resources and tools to reach these standards.