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    APHL strengthens public health laboratory systems in the US and globally. More.
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APHL represents state and local governmental health labs. Its members monitor and detect health threats to protect US health and safety.


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Building global systems http://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Building global systems <img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/About%20APHL%204.gif" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://www.aphl.org/programs/global_health/Pages/default.aspx, http://www.aphl.org/programs/global_health/Pages/default.aspx
Delivering e-data http://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Delivering e-data <img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/About%20APHL%203.gif" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://www.aphl.org/programs/informatics/Pages/default.aspx, http://www.aphl.org/programs/informatics/Pages/default.aspx
Detecting infectious diseaseshttp://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Detecting infectious diseases<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/About%20APHL%202.gif" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Pages/default.aspx, http://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Pages/default.aspx

 

 

Bridges Summer 2016http://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/Bridges_Summer_2016.pdfBridges Summer 2016In this issue, APHL member labs weigh in on water testing, air quality testing, radiochemistry and toxin testing.
2015 All-Hazards Survey Reporthttp://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/PHPR-2015-All-Hazards-52016-digital.pdf2015 All-Hazards Survey ReportEach year, APHL surveys PHLs to assess their readiness to respond to threats and identify challenges that affect rapid response. This year's survey covers the 12-month period from 7/1/14 - 6/30/15, representing FY14 CDC PHEP Cooperative Agreement, BP 3.
Guidance for State Medical Cannabis Testinghttp://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/EH-Guide-State-Med-Cannabis-052016.pdfGuidance for State Medical Cannabis TestingMedical cannabis has been approved for use in some states, but remains outside federal control. APHL has collated information shared on APHL's monthly community of practice calls for labs developing new testing programs or assessing existing programs.
NY and MA Labs Form Raw Milk Collaborationhttp://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/FS-raw-milk-success-story0516.pdfNY and MA Labs Form Raw Milk CollaborationIn October 2014, NYDAM conducted ISO-accredited Campylobacter testing in raw milk for Massachusetts, and spent the next 18 months helping the MA SPHL put protocols in place to validate their own in-house Campylobacter testing.