• APHL Strengthens Public Health Lab Systems

    APHL Strengthens Public Health Lab Systems

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Our Work​

APHL works to build effective laboratory systems in the US and globally. The association represents state and local governmental health labs that monitor and detect public health threats. ​

 

 

Building global systems https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Building global systems <img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Building%20Global%20Systems%20-%20left.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/global_health/Pages/default.aspx, http://www.aphl.org/programs/global_health/Pages/default.aspx
Delivering e-data https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Delivering e-data <img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Delivering-e-data-middle.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/informatics/Pages/default.aspx, http://www.aphl.org/programs/informatics/Pages/default.aspx
Detecting infectious diseaseshttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Detecting infectious diseases<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Detecting%20IDs%20-%20right.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Pages/default.aspx, http://www.aphl.org/programs/infectious_disease/Pages/default.aspx

 

 

APHL Strategic Map 2018-2020https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/APHL_StrategicMap_2018-2020.pdfAPHL Strategic Map 2018-2020A diagram of APHL’s 2018-2020 priorities: to enhance the capacities of the public health lab system, strengthen global health efforts, and engage and mobilize key partners.
Core Functions of Public Health Labshttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/APHLCoreFunctionsandCapabilities_2014.pdfCore Functions of Public Health LabsThe 2014 revision of a document describing the 11 core functions of public health laboratories, including disease prevention, control and surveillance; integrated data management; reference and specialized testing; and food safety.
Support Public Health Labs to Protect Our Healthhttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/WORK-2020-PHL-Advocacy.pdfSupport Public Health Labs to Protect Our HealthThis fact sheet outlines the work of public health laboratories, as well as the barriers and solutions to maximizing their potential.
2018 APHL Annual Reporthttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/2018-APHL-Annual-Report.pdf2018 APHL Annual ReportReview of APHL activities for calendar year 2018.