Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Centers (PERLC)

CDC provides funding for 14 PERLC across the U.S. PERLC provide training to state, local, and tribal public health authorities within self-defined service areas and meet partners’ unique workforce development needs in the area of public health preparedness and response; specialized training, education, and consultation. For more information email:

PERLC Spotlight

The South Central PERLC is a collaboration between the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health and Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Learn more about SCPERLCExternal

PERLC Location and Fact Sheet

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Map of Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Centers

TUniversity of Washington, Seattle Texaz A&M University, College Station University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City Columbia University, New York University at Albany SUNY, New York University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Johns Hopkins Bloomberg, Baltimore, MD Harvard University, Boston, MA University of Illinois, Chicago University of Iowa, Iowa City University of South Florida, Tampa University of Arizona, Tucson University of Alabama, Birmingham

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