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Determining Essential Core Competencies for Public Health Jobs: A Prioritization Process (2021 Core Competencies)

November 21, 2022

 

​Public health organizations can be more effective when the competencies of their staff match the types of activities they do in their jobs. Developing job descriptions that include competencies needed for the position​s is a good practice for all organizations and supports successful recruitment, hiring,...

 

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AHD Webinar Series: Envisioning and Building the Public Health Workforce of the Future: The Critical Role of Partnerships (Archived Webinar)

March 28, 2022

 

​​​​​​​As we work to reinforce and rebuild the public health workforce, now is the time to strengthen connections within the public health system. Partnerships between health departments and academic institutions – academic health department (AHD) partnerships – have long helped to bridge the gap between...

 

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Introducing the 2021 Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Archived Webinar)

December 14, 2021

 

​The Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies) describe crosscutting or foundational knowledge and skills for all public health professionals. This consensus set of competencies developed by the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice (Council on Linkages)...

 

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Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals

November 12, 2021

 

​​​​​The Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies) are a consensus set of knowledge and ​skills for the broad practice of public health, as defined by the 10 Essential Public Health Services. Developed by the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice...

 

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Crosswalk of the 2014 Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals and the 2020 Essential Public Health Services

August 13, 2021

 

The Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies) are a consensus set of foundational or crosscutting knowledge and skills for the broad practice of public health, as defined by the 10 Essential Public Health Services (EPHS). To ensure that the Core Competencies help build the...

 

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AHD Webinar Series: A Student Perspective: Growing Academic Health Department Partnerships through Student Internship Programs (Archived Webinar)

July 6, 2021

 

​​​​​Internship programs are a core component of many academic health department (AHD) partnerships – formal partnerships between health departments and academic institutions.​This archived webinar explores the University of Arizona Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health's (MEZCOPH's) AHD internship...

 

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AHD Webinar Series: Partners for Public Health: Pima County Health Department and the University of Arizona (Archived Webinar)

March 22, 2021

 

​​Academic health department (AHD) partnerships – formal partnerships between health departments and academic institutions – have the potential to enhance the capacity of the organizations involved and offer a variety of benefits.This archived webinar explores the AHD partnership between the Pima County...

 

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Crosswalk of the Strategic Skills for the Governmental Public Health Workforce, Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals, and Competencies for Population Health Professionals

February 16, 2021

 

​​This crosswalk maps the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies) and the Competencies for Population Health Professionals (Population Health Competencies) to the Strategic Skills for the Governmental Public Workforce (Strategic Skills). These three competency/skill sets...

 

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AHD Webinar Series: Innovating a Teaching Health Department (Archived Webinar)

October 22, 2019

 

​Academic health department (AHD) partnerships – formal partnerships between health departments and academic institutions – have the potential to enhance the capacity of the organizations involved and offer a variety of benefits. Nationwide, health departments are experiencing reductions in funding,...

 

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AHD Webinar Series: Utilizing Academic Partnerships to Enhance Capacity in Small Health Departments (Archived Webinar)

March 6, 2019

 

This archived webinar explores utilizing academic health department (AHD) partnerships – formal partnerships between health departments and academic institutions – to enhance capacity in small health departments. During this webinar, AHD Learning Community member Michael Anguilano III, Accreditation...

 

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