​​​​​​​Federal Health Policy Recommendations 

APHL annually identifies federal policy measures needed to improve the operations of laboratories involved with public health testing, and presents its recommendations as public health activity priorities.

Data Strategy

APHL, the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems (NAPHSIS) have joined together to spearhead this first-ever campaign to secure meaningful, sustained funding to modernize the public health surveillance enterprise at the CDC and through it, the state, local, tribal, and territorial health departments.

Biosafety & Biosecurity Program

​Biosafety/Biosecurity improvements must continue to assure the health system's ability to provide the expected deliver​y of healthcare. ​

Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases Cooperative Agreement 

Stories from the Field