Public Health Resources

Education and Training

            Links to educational events and resources, including opportunities for distance learning.

TRAIN - TrainingFinder Real-time Affiliate Integrated Network  The premier learning resource for professionals who protect the public's health. A free service of the Public Health Foundation, is part of the newly expanded TrainingFinder Real-time Affiliate Integrated Network (TRAIN). (Public Health Foundation (PHF))

June's New CDC Learning Connection Courses: Opioids, Nurses' Shift Work, HIV PrEP, & Grant Writing  Jun-07-2018 The CDC Learning Connection is featuring courses on opioid overdoses, shift work in nursing, HIV PrEP, and public health activity funding. (Public Health Foundation (PHF))

A Call for Papers: Writing for Public Health (2018)  Sep-05-2018 Public Health Reports (PHR) invites submitted articles on the general topic of writing in public health. The journal seeks articles on public health writing quality, writing environment, writing for different genres, teaching students to write in public health, writing pedagogy, the history of writing training in educational settings, commentaries on public health writing, or other related topics. (Public Health Reports)

Now Recruiting: NACCHO Health & Disability Fellowship Program  Oct-05-2018 NACCHO is recruiting for two graduate students to join the 2018-2019 Health and Disability Fellowship Program. This program offers an invaluable workforce development opportunity for graduate students seeking hands-on experience in the public health disability field. (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

Free CE: HIV Care and Sexual Health Assessment for American Indian and Alaska Native Patients  Nov-08-2018 Cardea is offering a free online continuing education opportunity on “HIV Care and Sexual Health Assessment for American Indian and Alaska Native Patients.” The course features four modules: Culturally Proficient Sexual Health Care for People of all Genders and Sexual Orientations, Sexual Health Assessment, and Biomedical Prevention of HIV (ART, PEP and PreP).

Public Health Foundation’s TRAIN Learning Network Re-launches Pacific EMPRINTS Emergency Preparedness and Response Courses  Nov-13-2018 Healthcare professionals regained access to essential emergency preparedness and response online courses today with support from the Public Health Foundation (PHF) and its TRAIN Learning Network. The trainings from the Pacific EMPRINTS program, led by Dr. Ann Sakaguchi at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa (UHM), in partnership with San Diego State University’s Institute for Public Health (SDSU IPH), were re-launched after a 10 month absence. (Public Health Foundation (PHF))

AHRQ-Sponsored Continuing Education Activities  Continuing education opportunities related to Comparative Effectiveness, Quality, Prevention, and Evidence based healthcare. (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS)

AMIA 10x10 Courses  Training program conducted across the United States by AMIA in collaboration with key academic partners in the biomedical and health informatics education community. The content covers areas such as electronic and personal health records, health information exchange, standards and terminology, and health care quality and error prevention. (American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA))

APHA Integrated Continuing Education Program  Portal to APHA's education, career and professional development activities. APHA's goal is to provide access to opportunities to earn continuing education (CE) credit online; view webinars on relevant topics; and link to other resources, meetings and activities of interest. (American Public Health Association (APHA))

AgriSafe Training  Training and resources on current research and activities in agricultural safety and health. (AgriSafe Network)

Area Health Education Centers Directory  Area Health Education Centers (AHECs) provide continuing education based on the recent literature. Many AHECs also have libraries or resource centers.

CDC Learning Connection  Learning products and resources from across the public health community to help improve public health knowledge and skills. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Training and Continuing Education Online System  Registered participants can search the catalog for CDC courses and resources, register for online courses, complete course evaluations and exams, and receive continuing education certificates. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Center for Public Health Continuing Education (CPHCE)  Source of continuing education for the public health workforce that includes free distance learning training. (State University of New York, University at Albany, School of Public Health)

Center for Public Health Preparedness e-Learning Center  Freely available online courses related to public health preparedness from the University of Albany School of Public Health. (State University of New York, University at Albany, School of Public Health, Center for Public Health Preparedness)

Centers for Public Health Education & Outreach Online Courses  Online courses on public health topics including public health emergencies, risk communication, and culture and health literacy. (University of Minnesota, School of Public Health)

Community Health Maps Tutorial  This self-paced online course from the National Library of Medicine® (NLM) will help you gain the skills needed to use Community Health Maps to: empower communities, collect health data, and create maps. CE credit is available. (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

Community Tool Box Online TRAIN Courses for Community Health Improvement  Free online courses to support your community health assessment and community health improvement work. (Community Tool Box)

Continuing Education WD2915 - 2017 Public Health Ethics Forum: Optimal Health for Her Whole Life  This educational offering is designed to inform participants on the interests and health of women and girls and how best to consider individual rights and group interests in public health interventions, enabling participants to identify public health challenges and opportunities to improve the health of this population and articulate women's health issues within a public health ethics framework. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Coursera: Medicine & Healthcare Courses  Coursera offers free online courses on many public health topics, including epidemiology, global health, statistics, obesity, dental health, systems science, and community change. (Coursera)

Disaster Information Specialist Program  The Disaster Information Specialist Program is a collaborative effort to explore and promote the role of information specialists in the provision of disaster-related information resources to the workforce and communities. (Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC), SIS, NLM)

Ebola, Merging & Highly Infectious Diseases Portal  E-learning portal provides public health professionals and clinical practice partners access to workforce education, training, and resources to enhance professional development and knowledge in emerging infectious diseases. (Saint Louis University, College for Public Health & Social Justice)

Empire State Public Health Training Center  One of 33 Public Health Training Centers across the nation funded by the HRSA to provide fundamental training to the public health workforce. All online courses are free and open to the public. Topics include performance management, tobacco, public health basics, communication & cultural competency, and community health workers. (Empire State Public Health Training Center)

Epidemiologic Case Studies  Interactive case study exercises developed to teach epidemiologic principles and practices. They are based on real-life outbreaks and public health problems and were developed in collaboration with the original investigators and experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Essentials of Collaboration: An Interactive Guide to Effective Collaboration  This interactive course explores how to produce positive population health outcomes through effective collaboration. Using a case study to help share key concepts, the course give directions on breaking down silos, aligning activities, and working productively together. (National Initiative for Children's Health Quality (NICHQ))

Evidence-Based Public Health Training Series   Free online training consisting of nine modules that cover core concepts of the evidence-based public health framework, such as defining public health issues, conducting community assessments, prioritizing options, and evaluating program and policy impacts. (University of Washington, Northwest Center for Public Health Practice)

Finding and Using Health Statistics: A Self-Study Course  This online course describes the range of available health statistics and presents strategies to successfully find health statistics. (National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology (NICHSR), NLM)

Georgetown University Leadership Academy  The Leadership Institute is a collaborative, multifaceted initiative with a goal to increase the number and capacity of leaders to advance and sustain cultural and linguistic competence and respond to the growing cultural diversity among people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the United States, its territories, and tribal communities. (Georgetown University)

Global Health University  Training workshops, webinars, online courses, and programs designed to develop and nurture the next generation of global health leaders. (Unite for Sight)

Great Lakes Public Health Training Collaborative  Online training modules in core public health concepts.

Harvard School of Public Health, Executive and Continuing Professional Education (ECPE)  Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Executive and Continuing Professional Education courses inform the current generation of global health leaders and educate those ready to take on leadership positions in health care and public health around the world. (Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health)

Health Equity and Prevention Primer  Web-based training series for public health practitioners and advocates interested in policy advocacy, community change, and multi-sector engagement to achieve health equity. (Prevention Institute)

Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals  Free web-based course to educate public health professionals on the importance of health literacy and their role in providing health information and services and promoting public health literacy. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Healthy People eLearning  Online educational resource designed to help students and health professionals learn how to reach our Nation's health goals. All educational offerings feature a case study of a community working to achieve Healthy People 2020 objectives. (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS))

Influenza and Viral Respiratory Disease Training Resources  Educational materials to improve influenza surveillance, detection, and response in the U.S. and abroad, including seasonal, pandemic, and avian strains. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

JHSPH OpenCourseWare Project  Provides access to content of the School's most popular courses. (Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health)

MCH Navigator  Learning portal for maternal and child health professionals, students, and others working to improve the health and well being of women, children, and families. (Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), HRSA, HHS)

MMWR Continuing Education  Continuing Education (CE) credit for reading MMWR weekly and serial publications. Persons seeking CE credit need to register and take an examination. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

MMWR Medscape CME Activity  Medscape provides online continuing medical education (CME) for selected journal Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report articles, allowing clinicians the opportunity to earn Medscape CME credit. (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR))

Maternal and Child Health Training Program  Continuing education for practicing MCH professionals and programs for students entering the MCH field. (Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), HRSA, HHS)

Mid-Atlantic Regional Public Health Training Center (MAR-PHTC)  The goal of MAR-PHTC is to enhance the ability of public health agencies to provide training programs that focus on a continuous quality improvement model. This site provides access to webcasts, online courses, and public health training resources. (Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health)

NACCHO University  Courses to help LHD staff develop knowledge and competencies. Users may design their own learning and take intriguing and challenging courses to advance their careers. (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

NCHEC Continuing Education Credit Activities  List of upcoming events and self studies that provide continuing education credit hours (CECH) for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES). (National Commission for Health Education Credentialing)

NExT - Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence  The NExT project website is a tool for learning about evidence based public health practice and a portal to evidence based practice resources. The site was developed with a primary audience of public health nurses but will be of interest to everyone interested in learning more about evidence based public health. The site includes a free online course which offers 3 free CEUs to nurses. (University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC))

NLM Georgia Biomedical Informatics Course  A week-long, immersive course on biomedical informatics, including methods, clinical informatics, big data and imaging, genomics, consumer health informatics, math modeling, and telemedicine. (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

NN/LM Training Schedule  List of upcoming NN/LM training opportunities to learn about National Library of Medicine resources. (National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM))

National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health  The Center serves the U.S. Government as an academic home for the development and dissemination of core skills, knowledge and abilities, and for research on education and training strategies in the fields of disaster medicine and public health. (Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS))

National Library of Medicine (NLM) Training & Outreach  Highlights training and outreach offered by the NLM. (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

National Network of Libraries of Medicine Training Office (NTO)  The NTO offers e-learning and in-person classes related to National Library of Medicine products and services. (National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM))

North Carolina Institute for Public Health Training  This site offers free short Internet-based trainings on public health preparedness topics such as disease surveillance, basic epidemiology, bioterrorism and new/emerging disease agents. (North Carolina Institute for Public Health)

Northwest Center for Public Health Practice (NWCPHP) Training  NWCPHP offers a wide variety of training opportunities for public health professionals including online trainings, certificate programs, toolkits, and guides to help the public health workforce stay up-to-date on the latest research and best practices. (University of Washington)

Northwest Public Health Leadership Institute  This nine-month program is designed to build collaborative leadership skills for professionals committed to improving health equity. (University of Washington, Northwest Center for Public Health Practice)

Office of Minority Health Education Resources  Free, continuing education e-learning programs, designed to help users provider culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS). (Office of Minority Health (OMH), HHS)

Office of Public Health Practice  Links to training opportunities for public health professionals. Includes occupational health and safety training, pod casts, and archived public health seminars. (Rutgers University)

Online Evidence-Based Behavioral-Practice Training  Online learning tools to help behavioral practitioners and students integrate research and practice in real-world conditions. Free registration is required to access the tranining portal. (Council for Training in Evidence-Based Behavioral Practice)

OpenWHO  OpenWHO is WHO's interactive, web-based platform that offers online courses to people preparing to work in epidemics, pandemics and health emergencies or already doing so. (World Health Organization (WHO))

Orientation to Public Health  A web-based course that provides learners with a basic understanding of public health's mission and functions. Participants are required to create a free account. (New York New Jersey Public Health Training Center)

PHTC Online Training Catalog  Online Public Health Training Center (PHTC) courses open to the public. Participants are required to create a free account. (Empire State Public Health Training Center)

Pathways to Safer Opioid Use  An immersive, interactive training tool that was designed using the opioid-related recommendations outlined in the National Action Plan for Adverse Drug Event Prevention (ADE Action Plan). The training uses the principles of health literacy and a multimodal, team-based approach to promote the appropriate, safe, and effective use of opioids to manage chronic pain. (Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP), HHS)

Planning for Healthy Places with Health Impact Assessments  Online course on how to conduct health impact assessments (HIAs). (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Centers (PERLC)  Core competency-based training to state, local, and tribal public health authorities in the area of public health preparedness and response. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Training and Technical Assistance Center (PDMP TTAC)  The Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Training and Technical Assistance Center (PDMP TTAC) at Brandeis University provides a comprehensive array of services, support, resources, and strategies to PDMPs, federal partners and other stakeholders to further the efforts and effectiveness of PDMPs in combating the misuse, abuse and diversion of prescription drugs. (Brandeis University, The Heller School)

Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences Training  This training will help you understand, recognize, and prevent ACEs. You’ll learn about risk and protective factors, outcomes associated with ACEs, and evidence-based strategies you can use to reduce or eliminate the impact of ACEs and stop them from occurring in the first place. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Principles of Prevention (POP)  An online course (75-90 minutes to complete) which features videos, animation, and interactive exercises developed to allow participants to define violence, describe the burden of violence in the United States, distinguish primary prevention from secondary and tertiary prevention, identify the 4 levels of the Social Ecological Model, and describe the public health approach to violence prevention. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Professional Development and Workforce Training Center  Provides a variety of training/educational modalities including webinars, training videos, public health lectures and on-line courses in the areas of chronic disease prevention and control. (National Association of Chronic Disease Directors)

Public Health 101 Series  The Public Health 101 Series is a set of courses that provides an introduction to public health and covers the sciences essential to public health practice including epidemiology, public health informatics and surveillance, health economics, public health laboratory science, and related fields. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Public Health Informatics Certificate Program  (University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health)

Public Health Law 101: A Foundational Course for Public Health Practitioners  Foundational course on public health law as a learning resource for public health practitioners, students, and others. The course comprises nine lecture units for delivery by legal counsel to health departments and by other persons trained in law. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Public Health Law Academy  The Public Health Law Academy offers free online training for three types of courses: Introduction to Public Health Law, Hot Topics in Public Health Law, and Legal Epidemiology Overview. (ChangeLab Solutions)

Public Health Law Program Training and Educational Resources  The Public Health Law Program (PHLP) develops and shares a growing portfolio of courses and other learning materials in applied public health law. This website features selected learning resources for public health lawyers, public health practitioners, students, and others. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Public Health Learning Modules  Public Health Learning Modules contain video lectures, slide presentations, student assessments, in-class activities and resources that follow the framework of Healthy People 2020. (Association for Prevention Teaching and Research)

Public Health Learning Navigator  The Learning Navigator is a streamlined, curated online resource supporting quality learning for the public health workforce. Users can filter training based on job task, occupation, topic area, continuing education credit, and more. (National Network of Public Health Institutes)

Public Health Learning Network  The Public Health Learning Network (PHLN) partners with 10 Regional Public Health Training Centers (RPHTC) and 39 local performance sites to offer high-quality training, tools, and resources for thousands of professionals engaged in the critical work of advancing public health practice and improving population health. (National Network of Public Health Institutes)

Public Health Pathways  Searchable database of domestic and international public health training opportunities for pre-med students, medical students, residents, and early career physicians. (Association of American Medical Colleges)

Public Health Pronto  A micro-learning project that allows users to participate in short bursts of learning throughout the year to improve public health skills. Program addresses the eight Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals and three Health Transformation cores. (Georgetown University, National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health)

Public Health Works  Public Health Works is a training series for the public health workforce, health care personnel, and other professionals that focus on increasing the effective and efficient use of quality improvement methods and recommendations from The Guide to Community Preventive Services (The Community Guide) to improve organizational performance and community health. (Public Health Foundation (PHF)) offers access to a free, public-accessible learning management system (LMS), where you can assess yourself on key professional competencies (core public health, leadership, emergency preparedness, and others), and find appropriate training opportunities offered by IPHPC, MAPHTC, and outside partner organizations. (Illinois Public Health Preparedness Center)

QI Quick Guide Tutorial  Tutorial to identify quality improvement (QI) tools and problem solving steps. (Public Health Foundation (PHF))

Region V Public Health Training Center  Online courses to improve the competence of the current and future public health workforce in health literacy, nutrition, LGBTQ humility, health equity, opioid use, customer service, and more. (University of Michigan)

Roots of Health Inequity  An online training course for the public health workforce focused on different aspects of social justice as it relates to public health. (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

SOPHE Center for Online Resources & Education (CORE)  CORE provides an integrated, one-stop portal for health and education professionals to access SOPHE's webinar archives, recordings from past SOPHE conferences, journal self-studies, podcasts, toolkits, and fact sheets. (Society for Public Health Education)

Safe Infant Sleep Curriculum for Nurses  Free program that provides nurses with the most current and accurate information to communicate risk factors and answer parents' questions about Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Nurses who successfully complete the course will earn 1.1 contact hours of continuing education credit. (Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH)

Six Weeks to Genomic Awareness  An online series of presentations designed to provide public health professionals a foundation for understanding how genomics advances are relevant to public health. (Michigan Public Health Training Center)

Southeastern Institute for Training & Evaluation (SITE)  SITE is a training center within the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University, providing continuing education and training opportuntities, needs assessment, curriculum development, and evaluation expertise to public health professionals and communities. (Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University)

Supercourse: Epidemiology, the Internet and Global Health  Supercourse is a global repository of lectures on public health and prevention targeting educators across the world. Supercourse has a network of over 2 million scientists in 174 countries who are sharing for free a library of 199,982 lectures in 33 languages. (University of Pittsburgh)

TRAIN - TrainingFinder Real-time Affiliate Integrated Network  The premier learning resource for professionals who protect the public's health. A free service of the Public Health Foundation, is part of the newly expanded TrainingFinder Real-time Affiliate Integrated Network (TRAIN). (Public Health Foundation (PHF))

TRAIN Learning Network  TRAIN is a learning resource for professionals who protect the public's health. A free service of the Public Health Foundation, is part of the newly expanded TrainingFinder Real-time Affiliate Integrated Network (TRAIN). (Public Health Foundation (PHF))

The Challenges of Global Health  This MOOC is available via Coursera. It includes 11 hours of video and assessments and provides an introduction to key challenges and concepts important to understanding the current status and determinants of global health. (Duke University, School of Medicine)

The Science of Sex & Gender in Human Health - Online Course Series  This online series of courses was designed to create a permanent foundation for sex and gender accountability in medical research and treatment by enabling researchers, clinicians, and students in the health professions to integrate knowledge of sex and gender differences and similarities into their research and practice. (Office of Research on Women's Health, NIH)

Think Cultural Health (TCH)  Provides resources and tools to promote cultural and linguistic competency in health care including access to free and accredited continuing education programs. (Office of Minority Health (OMH), HHS)

University Vision, Design and Capacity (U-VDC) Technical Grant Writing Workshops  The University Vision, Design and Capacity (U-VDC) technical grant writing workshops, part of the HETAP initiative, provide university and health professionals with strategies to make grant proposals more competitive. This hands-on, two-day workshop is for junior faculty, staff and college/university health professionals who are interested in community-based participatory research; who are committed to working with underserved populations; and who want to build their institution's capacity to compete and receive competitive grant awards. (Office of Minority Health (OMH), HHS)

University at Albany Center for Public Health Preparedness  The University at Albany Center for Public Health Preparedness uses its monthly Grand Rounds satellite broadcasts, webstreaming and online courses to improve the capacity of the public health workforce to respond to current and emerging public health threats with a focus on bioterrorism and infectious disease outbreaks. (State University of New York, University at Albany, School of Public Health)

University of Minnesota School of Public Health Online Courses  Online training for public health professionals in emergency preparedness and response, environmental health, health policy & management, public health sciences and research, maternal and child health, occupational health and safety, and public health practice and skills. (University of Minnesota)

University of Pittsburgh Center for Public Health Preparedness (UPCPHP)  The University of Pittsburgh Center for Public Health Preparedness (UPCPHP) trains public health professionals, including professionals in related organizations, to respond to bioterrorism, infectious disease outbreaks, and other public health threats and emergencies. (University of Pittsburgh)

Vulnerable Populations in Health Care and Health Research  This free, on-demand training outlines how health professionals can work with communities to understand and address the factors leading to vulnerability in specific situations, including situations that arise in the course of public health research and practice. (University of Washington)

Certificate in Field Epidemiology  Online 12-credit hour program of the study of field epidemiology. The curriculum addresses the core functions of outbreak investigation, surveillance systems and methods, infectious disease epidemiology and field epidemiology methods. (University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Global Public Health)

Certified in Public Health (CPH) Webinars  Webinars and handouts that provide preparation tips and information about taking the Certified in Public Health Exam. (National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE))

Clinical Research Methods  The Clinical Research Methods certificate is intended to provide clinicians with the basic skills needed to engage in high-quality clinical research. (University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health)

Disability Studies in Public Health Online Graduate Certificate  The Disability Studies in Public Health program examines the multiple aspects of public health, health care, society, culture, politics, economics, history, legislation, education, and social attitudes that impact people living with disabilities. (University of Connecticut)

JPSPH Public Health Certificate Programs  Certificate programs which provide academic training to students seeking targeted education in a specific area of public health. (Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health)

Public Health Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Certificate  The UIC Public Health Geographic Information Systems online certificate program provides students with an understanding of fundamental GIS tools and their practical applications. Combining cartography, spatial analysis and data management, GIS is a rapidly emerging field in public health. (University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health)

Public Health Informatics Certificate Program  (University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health)

Public Health Workforce Certification and Credentialing  Resources for certification and credentialing of public health professionals. (Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce (PHPartners))

UIC School of Public Health Certificates  Academic public health certificate programs offered in an online format. (University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health)

ASPPH Academic Program Finder  Find program offerings at schools and programs of public health. Search by areas of study, degree, institution, and distance learning opportunities. (Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH))

ASPPH Financing Your Degree  Information for students on how to finance their degree, including tips and tricks on obtaining a scholarship and a list of external funding sources for prospective students of public health. (Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH))

ASPPH Member Directory  Directory of schools and programs of public health that are in the process of or already accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health. (Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH))

Accredited Schools and Programs - Search  Search U.S. Schools of Public Health and Graduate Public Health Programs accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). (Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH))

Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR)  Professional organization for the academic medical and public health community dedicated to prevention research and interprofessional education.

Schools of Public Health Application Service (SOPHAS)  Centralized application service for CEPH-accredited schools of public health. (Schools of Public Health Application Service (SOPHAS))

AAMC-CDC Public Health Policy Fellowship  Full-time training opportunity that provides experiential learning for early career physicians to understand how policies and legislation impact the health of the nation at the federal, state, and local level and enhances collaboration between clinicians and public health professionals. (Association of American Medical Colleges)

APHA Internships & Fellowships  Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible for unpaid APHA internships that offer practical work experience. (American Public Health Association (APHA))

APHL Fellowships  Fellowship and traineeship programs that prepare students for careers in public health laboratories and support specialized training for practicing scientists. (Association of Public Health Laboratories)

APTR-CDC Fellowship Program  Fellowship opportunities in public health and preventive medicine interest areas are available with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) through the APTR Preventive Medicine and Public Health Fellowship Program. (Association for Prevention Teaching and Research)

ARG Pre- and Post-Doctoral Fellowships  The two-year fellowships at ARG provide research training in the study of alcohol and drug use and problems, and are oriented toward the pursuit of basic and applied socio-behavioral and epidemiological research. Research is focused on the study of the prevalence, distribution, etiology, and treatment of alcohol abuse, alcohol dependence, alcohol-related problems, drug use, and drug-related problems. Health disparities are a central theme of both the training program and ARG broadly. (Alcohol Research Group (ARG))

ASPPH Fellowships and Internships  Fellowship and internship practice experiences for students and graduates of ASPPH member, CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health. (Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH))

ASPPH/CDC Public Health Fellowship Program  Opportunity for graduates from ASPPH member schools and programs of public health to gain practical public health experience at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH))

American Board of Emergency Medicine Fellowship  The overall purpose of the ABEM Emergency Medicine Fellowship is to provide talented, early-career health science scholars in emergency medicine with the opportunity to experience and participate in evidence-based healthcare or public health studies that improve the care and access to care of patients in domestic and global health care systems. (National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM))

Applied Epidemiology Fellowship  Fellowship to train recent graduates in the expanding field of applied epidemiology. (Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists)

Applied Public Health Informatics Fellowship  The goal of the Fellowship is to provide a high quality training experience and to secure long-term career placement for Fellows at the state or local level. (Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO))

Biomedical Informatics Training Program  The Lister Hill Center provides training opportunities for individuals at various stages in their careers. Fellowship programs may be as short as eight weeks or as long as one year, with possible renewal for a second year. (Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, NLM)

Bloomberg Fellows  The Bloomberg Fellows Program is a groundbreaking initiative to provide world-class public health training to individuals engaged with organizations tackling critical challenges facing the United States. Following graduation, Bloomberg Fellows will work for at least one year for such organizations, putting their new skills to use. These individuals and organizations will then join a growing network of scholarship, education and practice devoted to using the tools of public health to address the problems of the twenty-first century. (Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health)

CBO Summer Internships  CBO summer internships provide an excellent opportunity for graduate students in economics, public policy, health policy, or finance to participate in CBO's analysis and to observe budget and economic policymaking at close hand. These paid internships are located in Washington, D.C. and normally last 10 weeks. (Congressional Budget Office (CBO))

CDC Evaluation Fellowship Program  The CDC Evaluation Fellowship Program aims to expand the capacity of CDC programs to conduct evaluation and increase its usefulness and impact. The two-year program is targeted at PhD or master's degree professionals with backgrounds in evaluation, behavioral and social sciences, public health, and other disciplines related to CDC's work. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Externship in Public Health Law  Professional work experience, for academic credit, with CDC's Public Health Law Program (PHLP) in Atlanta, Georgia. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Public Health Associate Program (PHAP)  Competitive, two-year, paid fellowship within the CDC. Public Health Associates are assigned to state, tribal, local and territorial public health agencies. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Public Health Informatics Fellowship Program  Two-year applied, competency-based training program for professionals with education and experience in information and computer science and technology and public health or health care. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Public Health Training Fellowships  Fellowship opportunities for students, graduates, and health professionals. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Steven M. Teutsch Prevention Effectiveness Fellowship  The PE Fellowships were begun in 1995 to establish capability within CDC to conduct prevention-effectiveness studies. The Fellowships are for post-doctoral candidates with expertise in quantitative policy analysis who wish to gain experience and training in assessing the effectiveness of prevention strategies. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC Student Opportunities in Public Health  Fellowship and internship opportunities for qualified undergraduate and graduate students to gain meaningful experiences in public health settings. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

CDC-Hubert Global Health Fellowship  This fellowship provides third and fourth year medical and veterinary students with valuable public health experience in an international setting. The main focus of the fellowship is a 6 to 12 week field assignment. Fellows are mentored by experienced CDC staff and learn through hands-on experience while working on a public health project in a developing country. The CDC-Hubert Global Health Fellowship is endowed by the O.C. Hubert Charitable Trust. (CDC Foundation)

Child Family Health International (CFHI)  CFHI Programs offer first-hand experiences alongside local physicians and public health experts in developing countries. (Child Family Health International)

Culture of Health Leaders Program  Culture of Health Leaders is a three-year leadership development opportunity for people working in every field and profession who want to use their influence to advance health and equity. (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF))

E-Learning Institute Fellowship  The CDC E-learning Institute (ELI) is designed to cultivate skills of public health training professionals with limited experience designing or developing e-learning products. Through partnership with the Public Health FoundationExternal, ELI is a six-month online fellowship that offers access to CDC-developed materials and subject matter experts, as well as the opportunity to learn from peers in a positive, experiential environment. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS)  Post-graduate training program of service and on-the-job learning for health professionals interested in the practice of applied epidemiology. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

FCD Young Scholars Program  The FCD Young Scholars Program aims to stimulate basic and policy-relevant research focused on the early education, health, and well-being of immigrant children from birth to age ten, particularly those who are living in low-income families. Eligible researchers will have earned their doctoral degrees within the last 15 years, and be full-time, faculty members of a college or university in the United States. (Foundation for Child Development)

FDA Commissioner's Fellowship Program  Two-year fellowship program that provides an opportunity for health professionals and scientists to receive training and experience at the FDA. (U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), HHS)

FDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowship  The fellowship is a 12-month, multidisciplinary residential program for mid-career professionals to gain experience and expertise to further define and develop the field of regulatory science as it relates to the regulation of tobacco products and FDA's authorities under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. (National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM))

Fellowship Opportunities  Commonwealth Fund fellowship programs are designed to give promising young researchers the opportunity for in-depth study of various health care policy topics, working with investigators, policy analysts, government officials, and others in a number of U.S. and international settings. (Commonwealth Fund)

Fogarty Fellows and Scholars Programs  Fellows and scholars programs to support global health research. (Fogarty International Center, NIH)

Fulbright-Fogarty Fellows in Public Health  Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health were established to promote the expansion of research in public health and clinical research in resource-limited settings. The program is designed for candidates who are currently enrolled in medical school or in a graduate-level program and who are interested in global health. (Institute of International Education)

Funding and Fellowships Sponsored by ASTMH  Research awards and fellowships to promote world health by the prevention and control of tropical diseases. (American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene)

Gilbert S. Omenn Fellowship  The purpose of the Gilbert S. Omenn Fellowship is to enable talented, early-career scholars combining biomedical science and population health to participate actively in health- and medicine-related study process of the National Academies, promoting the integration of public health and medicine-both scientifically and through practice and policy. (National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM))

Global Health Corps Fellows  Global Health Corps (GHC) aims to strengthen the movement for global health equity and improve the quality of healthcare services for the poor by connecting outstanding young leaders with organizations working on the front lines in the fight for global health equity. (Global Health Corps)

Global Health Fellows Program  The goal of the Global Health Fellows Program (GHFP) is to improve the effectiveness of USAID Population, Health and Nutrition programs by developing and increasing capacity of health professionals in Washington, DC and overseas. The program offers internship and fellowship opportunities that provide field experience, mentoring and career development in international public health to underrepresented communities. (Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health)

Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics  The purpose of the Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics is to provide talented, early-career bioethics scholars with the opportunity to experience and participate in evidence-based healthcare or public health studies and policy-making process that improve the care and access to care of patients in domestic and global health care systems. (National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM))

Harvard Chan Yerby Fellowship Program  Fellowship Program draws on the rich research environment and intellectual resources of one of the world’s premier public health training institutions. Named for Dr. Alonzo Smythe Yerby, an African-American pioneer in public health, this program aims to expand the diversity of those entering the academic public health field. The program creates a bridge between academic training in public health-related fields and entry-level faculty positions at institutions throughout the US. (Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health)

Health Career Connection Internships  Comprehensive paid summer internship program for undergraduate students and recent college graduates in health care and public health. (Health Career Connection)

Health Communications Internship Program  The internship program gives highly qualified graduate students and recent graduate degree recipients the opportunity to participate in vital health and science communications projects in one of the many offices that make up the National Cancer Institute (NCI). (National Cancer Institute (NCI), NIH)

Health Policy Leadership Fellowship Program  A 10-month multidisciplinary training program designed to provide physicians and postdoctoral professionals with the specific knowledge, skills, and experiences to prepare them for leadership roles promoting and implementing policies and practices to reduce disparities and advance health equity. (Morehouse University, School of Medicine)

Health Policy Research Scholars Program  A leadership development opportunity for second-year full-time doctoral students from underrepresented populations and/or disadvantaged backgrounds, those who want to apply their research to advance health and equity, and their innovation to help build a Culture of Health. (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF))

Immersive Global Health Program  Global health volunteer programs in Unite For Sight partner eye clinics in Ghana, Honduras, and India. (Unite for Sight)

Improving Public Health Management for Action (IMPACT)  A fellowship program that works closely with partner countries to build a workforce of public health professionals prepared to translate science into action. IMPACT provides fellows with experience in public health program planning, implementation, management, and evaluation through specialized, hands-on training, supervision, and mentorship. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Interdisciplinary Research Leaders Program  A three-year leadership development opportunity for teams of researchers and community partners to use the power of applied research-informing and supporting critical work being done in communities-to accelerate that work and advance health and equity. (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF))

Mathematica Policy Research Summer Fellowships  A 12-week doctoral fellowship where fellows will work on their own independent research project that intersects with one of MPR's focus areas, including behavioral health, care delivery, Medicaid and CHIP, population health, quality measurement, and state health policy. (Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.)

MySPH Opportunity Manager  Opportunities for graduate assistantships, internships, and fellowships. (Arnold School Office of Public Health Practice, University of South Carolina)

NACHC Policy Internship Program  An unpaid internship (with possible academic credit) to provide support to NACHC departments within the Public Policy and Research Division in Washington, DC. (National Association of Community Health Centers)

NAM Fellowships  The NAM Fellowship program allows early-career health science scholars to participate in evidence-based health care or public health studies that affect the health of the American people. (National Academy of Medicine)

NCI Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program  Postdoctoral training opportunities in cancer prevention and control. The purpose of the program is to train individuals from a multiplicity of health sciences disciplines in the field of cancer prevention and control. (National Cancer Institute (NCI), NIH)

NLM Internships and Fellowships  Fellowship and internship opportunities with the National Library of Medicine. (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

National Agricultural Library Internships  The National Agricultural Library is always looking for bright, talented people to help us develop innovative services, programs, and exhibits. (National Agricultural Library, USDA)

National Biosafety & Biocontainment Training Program (NBBTP) Fellowship  Opportunity for individuals seeking work in high containment facilities to receive professional training in biosafety and biocontainment at the National Institutes of Health. (Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS), NIH)

National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect (NDACAN) Summer Research Institute  An online distance learning experience in the secondary analysis of child abuse and neglect data, with the primary goals of increasing utilization of NDACAN's holdings and facilitating a secondary analysis project from which child abuse and neglect researchers can publish. (National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect (NDACAN))

National Environmental Public Health Internship Program (NEPHIP)  The purpose of NEPHIP is to encourage environmental health students to consider careers at state, tribal, or local environmental public health departments following graduation. Through this internship program, students will be exposed to the exciting career opportunities, benefits, and challenges of working with environmental public health agencies throughout the U.S. (National Environmental Health Association)

ORISE Research Participation Programs at The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  The ORISE Research Participation Programs at the CDC are designed to provide a flow of qualified researchers (postgraduates, students, and faculty) to participate in current research and development activities related to CDC's critical missions. (Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education)

PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program  Fellowship program offers recent global public health graduates from CEPH-accredited schools and programs the opportunity to participate in yearlong fellowships at the CDC with an emphasis in the areas of epidemiology, HIV prevention, monitoring and evaluation (M&E), strategic information, program management, and surveillance. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Paul Ambrose Scholars Program  Program exposes health professions students to influential public health professionals and prepares them to be leaders in addressing population health challenges at the national and community level. APTR selects up to 40 students each year from health professions schools who exhibit a desire to learn and integrate public health into their future clinical practice. (Association for Prevention Teaching and Research)

Population Health Training in Place Program (PH-TIPP)  Established in 2015, PH-TIPP provides the opportunity for employees working at full-time positions in public, private, and academic organizations to hone their skills in program evaluation as well as policy analysis and development with a focus on topics that improve the health of populations. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Postdoctoral Training in Health Education and Disease Prevention Research  The Department of Preventive Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research offers postdoctoral training in cancer control and epidemiology, obesity prevention and nutrition, and transdisciplinary tobacco and drug abuse prevention research. The purpose of the NIH-funded program is to train postdoctoral fellows in behavioral and biomedical disciplines to conduct collaborative as well as independent research focusing on the etiology and prevention of cancer, childhood obesity and tobacco and drug abuse. (University of Southern California)

Preventive Medicine Residency and Fellowship (PMR/F)  Preventive medicine programs that provide hands-on experience in public health agencies at the federal, state, and local levels. The PMR/F programs promote public health leadership, integrating knowledge and skills of medicine and other clinical professions with population health. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Public Health Emergency Management Fellowship  A four month fellowship for international public health professionals/students at the CDC in Atlanta, GA for professionals to gain an understanding of public health emergency management principles and the functions that support an Emergency Operations Center. Fellows receive specialized training in public health emergency management functions and operations, participate in site visits, take part in public health exercises and responses, and are exposed to federal, state, and local emergency management specialists. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Public Health Fellowship in Government  This fellowship provides a public policy learning experience, demonstrates the value of science-government interaction, and enhances public health science and practical knowledge in government. (American Public Health Association (APHA))

Public Health Pathways  Searchable database of domestic and international public health training opportunities for pre-med students, medical students, residents, and early career physicians. (Association of American Medical Colleges)

Public Health Student Intern Program (HSRA)  Unfunded practicum experience for graduate and undergraduate students in good standing at schools of public health and public health programs in the United States. Public Health Interns complete a one semester rotation within one of HRSA's Bureaus or Offices. (Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HHS)

R. Brick Lancaster Community Health Internship Award  One-year undergraduate or graduate internship in health education and health promotion, addressing a significant public or school health issue identified by a public health department or community agency. (Society for Public Health Education)

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Leadership Programs  The Health Policy Leadership Fellowship Program is a multi-disciplinary training program designed to provide postdoctoral professionals with the specific knowledge, experiences, and skills needed to prepare them for leadership roles promoting and implementing policies and practices that reduce health disparities and advance health equity. (Satcher Health Leadership Institute)

Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowships  Opportunity for experienced health professionals and behavioral and social scientists from academic faculties and nonprofit healthcare organizations to receive a comprehensive orientation with the nation's preeminent health policy leaders followed by a full-time work assignment on Capital Hill. (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF))

SOPHE Careers  SOPHE provides global leadership to the profession and promotes the health of society through advances in health education theory and research, excellence in professional preparation and practice, advocacy for public policies conducive to health, and the achievement of health equity for all. (Society for Public Health Education)

Scholars in Health Policy Research Program  The Scholars in Health Policy Research Program is a two-year fellowship targeted to outstanding new PhDs in economics, political science, and sociology to advance their involvement in health policy research. (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF))

The Margaret E. Mahoney Fellowships in Health Policy  This program provides stipends for outstanding medical, dental, public health, public policy, and graduate nursing students to conduct summer research projects on some aspect of health care delivery transformation for vulnerable populations and/or early childhood health and development, with an emphasis on policy implications. (New York Academy of Medicine)

White House Internships  Undergraduate and graduate-level internships with an emphasis on public service. (Executive Office of the President)

Wisconsin Population Health Service Fellowship  The Fellowship Program is a two-year service and training program designed for masters prepared individuals in public health and allied sciences. (University of Wisconsin)

Yerby Postdoctoral Fellowship Program  Fellowship program to increase the diversity of men and women pursuing academic careers in public health. Yerby fellows gain experience and skills in research, public health and public service leadership, and national health policy. (Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health)

Youth Health Equity Model of Practice (YHEMOP)  YHEMOP provides Health Equity Fellowships to undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students interested in a career in health. These fellowships provide hands on, "in the field" learning opportunities through short-term placements in diverse organizations or institutions that promote health equity and/or addresses health disparities. (Office of Minority Health (OMH), HHS)