Division of Workforce Development

Panel of CDC’s disease detectives with a moderator as they discuss their experiences working on outbreaks and their career paths to the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) and Laboratory Leadership Service (LLS).

Strengthening the public health workforce for today—and tomorrow

Our mission: Improving health outcomes through a diverse, flexible, and highly-trained public health workforce.

Workforce Development Resources for the Public Health Community

The Division of Workforce Development (DWD) maintains a collection of resources for students, and public health partners, leaders, and professionals working at all levels of the US public health system. Explore these opportunities for career enhancement and training in public health.