Committee members serve one, two or three-year terms with new members appointed annually by the President-Elect. Subcommittees, task forces and work groups are formed on an ad hoc basis to respond to emerging issues. Membership is open to all membership types.
Most committee work is accomplished through monthly conference calls. Committee members are expected to actively participate and attend the monthly conference calls. Members can expect to commit approximately 2 hours a week.
How to apply: Visit MyAPHL to apply! APHL members are encouraged to include specific information explaining qualifications and experiences relevant to a particular committee. Appointments are made to APHL members only.
APHL Advisory Committees include:
- Environmental Health
- Environmental Laboratory Science
- Food Safety
- Global Health
- Infectious Diseases
- Knowledge Management
- Laboratory Systems and Standards
- Local Laboratory
- Public Health Preparedness and Response
- Newborn Screening & Genetics in Public Health
- Workforce Development
Agreement to serve on an APHL coommittee implies a serious commitment by members to maintain active participation on an ongoing basis.
Committee appointments will be finalized April 2015.