​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Federal 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.

Fiscal Year 2023

Fiscal Year 2022

​Fiscal Year 202​​1

Fiscal Year 2020 

Data Strategy

APHL, the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and 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