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Public Health 101

January 1, 2037


This Introduction to Public Health curriculum will be composed of six modules, foran expected 5 hours of contact time:
History of public health
Principles of public health
Public health tools and services
Public health workforce and health professionals
Public health institutions and health care systems
Ethics of public health

Discuss the history and philosophies of public health
Describe principles of population health, the ten essential public health services and the characteristics of a population-based health
Identify the basic public health services and sources of public health data and describe how these data are used
Describe who makes up the public health workforce, where they are employed and the need for a diverse public health workforce
Describe the role of governmental and non-governmental organizations in the delivery of public health services
Recognize and discuss current and ongoing public health issues and needs


Infectious Disease CE Credits
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Tennnessee Public Health Training Center
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