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Region V Great Lakes Public Health Training Collaborative

Mission Statement

Great Lakes PHTC's mission is to address the workforce development needs of the public health workforce in HRSA Region V.

Vision and Impact

Great Lakes PHTC addresses a shared regional theme of capacity building for population health improvement. The Great Lakes PHTC is an unprecedented partnership to establish and implement a unified strategic approach to improving the workforce development infrastructure of the entire region. Because each of the six Local Performance Sites were also former Public Health Training Centers in a previous HRSA grant, the region has unique expertise, resources, and partnerships that together form a strong foundation for public health workforce development and capacity building.

Competencies:
  • Health Equity
  • Training & Technical Assistance
Local Performance Sites:
  • IUPUI Fairbanks School of Public Health
  • University of Michigan School of Public Health
  • University of Minnesota School of Public Health
  • Ohio State University College of Public Health
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Illinois Department of Public Health/ Illinois Public Health Association/ Illinois Public Health Institute/ Illinois Primary Care Association
Expertise:
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Equity
  • Nutrition
  • Physical Activity and Obesity
Community Served:
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
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Public Health Learning Network Sessions and Posters at APHA Annual 2017 in Atlanta

Join the Public Health Learning Network at the 2017 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Expo in Atlanta. Find us in booth 716 and check this list of all of our sessions and posters at this year’s meeting.

Public Health Learning Network Sessions and Posters at APHA Annual 2016 in Denver

Join the Public Health Learning Network at the 2016 American Public Health Association Annual (APHA) Meeting and Expo in Denver. Find us in booth 624 and check this list of all of our sessions and posters at this year’s meeting.

Environmental Health Resource Guide, Compiled by the Region V Great Lakes Public Health Training Collaborative

The Environmental Health Resource Guide offers a listing of critical resources to further understanding of Environmental Public Health. The Region V GLPHTC is a member of the Public Health Learning Network, the nation’s most comprehensive system of educators, public health experts and thought leaders whose collaborative mission is advancing public health practice and improving population health in the United States.