public health

Building the Public Health Informatics Workforce of the Future

By Sherilyn Pruitt & Maggie Wanis – As we continue to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic as a nation, it has been made clear that we are also in the midst of a critical public health workforce shortage. The pandemic has highlighted key areas for improving the nation’s public health infrastructure and increasing the number of highly trained public health informatics and technology professionals.

National Public Health Week

April 4-10 is National Public Health Week. The American Public Health Association brings together communities across the United States to observe NPHW. Follow and join the conversation with #NPHW, #NPHW2022 and #NPHWChat.

HHS Open Data Fuels the 2022 Health Equity DataJam

By Kristen Honey PhD PMP & Michael Iademarco MD MPH – Be part of something exciting by working together. Help HHS solve real-world problems! HHS’ fuels new business models, scientific advancements, and collaborative innovation by making government data open to the public, easily discoverable, and machine readable.