The Maxson Education, Training & Workforce Development Award honors those who have made outstanding contributions to public health laboratory continuing education and workforce development.
Nominees must be an
employee of an APHL member laboratory or CDC.
Nominees should be a public health laboratory scientist, administrator, trainer or educator who has:
Made significant contributions to the advancement of workforce development and training in public health laboratory science and practice,
Worked to provide continuing education opportunities, programs, policies or practices internally and/or externally through outreach to their public health partners, or
Demonstrated a history of service with APHL committees, taskforces or workgroups focused on workforce development, education and/or training.
Submit a Nomination
The 2019 nomination period is now closed.
Please note that:
The APHL Workforce Development Committee and/or its subcommittee(s) or appointees will review all nominations and determine the awardee.
The award will be presented at the biennial
Public Health Laboratory Training Conference (PHLTC). Awardees in the conference's off-years will be announced and presented in the spring and recognized at the following year’s PHLTC.