Accreditation & Programmatic Connections

Considerable work has been done to identify and build connections between Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) standards and public health programs, key initiatives, and emerging topics of interest to the public health community. CDC frequently plays a vital role in these explorations by leading the efforts, drawing on subject matter expertise from across CDC, or supporting PHAB in convening topic-specific think tanks and expert panelsexternal icon. In many cases, these efforts have informed updates to the national standards or resulted in resources summarizing the key linkages.

CDC articles and resources highlighting these connections include the following:

Page last reviewed: September 16, 2021