Areas We Strengthen
In its work around the world, DGHP primarily works to strengthen six areas: workforce development, surveillance, laboratories, emergency preparedness and response, partnerships, and research. Learn more about each area on the pages below.
Gathering, analyzing, and sharing disease data
Developing expertise to track and contain threats
Detecting and identifying public health threats
Supporting faster, smarter action in emergencies
Collaborating with countries and other global partners
Conducting scientific research and evaluation