Strategic Workforce Activities
DSEPD sponsors multiple approaches that impact people, tools, and systems for strengthening the workforce to improve the public's health.
DSEPD's workforce endeavors support public health and health care collaboration in ways that will improve the health of individuals, communities, and populations.
DSEPD has been supporting national efforts to understand the size and composition (enumeration) of the governmental public health workforce.
The Public Health Workforce Summit (December 2012)
Modernizing the Workforce for the Public's Health: Shifting the Balance
Summit presentations highlight changes in public health and their effects on the public health workforce. The summit report (641KB) presents key priorities and action items identified during participant discussions at the summit.
Public Health Workforce Visual Tools
Resources to support public health and epidemiology training