Leadership Development Efforts
APHA is an Affiliate member of the National Public Health Leadership Development Network. APHA supports the mission of the Network, which is: “to build public health leadership capacity by sustaining a collaborative and vibrant learning community of leadership programs in order to improve health outcomes.”
APHA provides opportunities to the NLN at our annual meetings to lead discussions on leadership issues in public health that serve to strengthen the performance and effectiveness of public health systems and public health agencies.
The NLN is a consortium of organizations and individuals from academic institutions, national and international organizations, and local, state, and federal agencies dedicated to advancing the practice of public health leadership.