Public Health Education

The mission of the Public Health Education Section is to enhance the Public Health profession by strengthening the professional preparation and practice of Health Education through encouraging professional development, while promoting and sustaining a credentialed body of Public Health Educators and Practitioners. The proposed goals are to recognize and support professional excellence and interdisciplinary collaboration in the field of Public Health Education; to promote professionalism, diversity, and cultural competence of Ohio Public Health Educators, and to inform Ohio communities and other professionals about the importance of Public Health Education. These goals are achieved through the following objectives:

1. Recruit a diverse assembly of Public Health education leaders throughout Ohio

2. Innovate the field of Public Health education through interdisciplinary collaboration, opportunities for professional development, and community involvement

3. Disseminate the latest evidence-based practices within the field of public health and health education

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