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New CPH Pilot on Alternate Eligibility for Public Health Professionals

The NBPHE board of directors has announced a pilot program to determine whether the knowledge and skills assessed by the Certified in Public Health (CPH) exam are relevant to public health practice and can be acquired by individuals working as public health professionals. In this pilot program, individuals who have a bachelor’s degree and at least five subsequent years’ public health work experience will be eligible to take the CPH exam during the computer-based testing period of October 1-31. Because robust participation is needed to evaluate the results of this pilot program, participants will be charged a discounted rate of $150. Read More


NAFSA Global Learning Colloquia

NAFSA: Association of International Educators has partnered with the ASPPH to provide two events designed to help faculty members and academic leaders explore ways of incorporating global learning opportunities into programming. Read More

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