Definitions of Public Health

American Public Health Association (APH) - What is public health?
APHA Public Health Infographics
CDC Foundation
CDC – Public Health 101 Series
University of Pittsburgh

Examples of Public Health Organizations

World Health Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Institutes of Health
Food and Drug Administration
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Environmental Protection Agency
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
New York State Department of Health

Public Health Associations

World Federation of Public Health Associations
American Public Health Association
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists
National Association of County and City Health Officials
Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health
Society for Public Health Education
National Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Organization
New York State Public Health Association 

Accrediting Body for Schools and Programs of Public Health

Council on Education for Public Health

Binghamton University is an applicant for accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health. The accreditation review will address the generalist MPH degree. Other degrees and areas of study offered by this institution will not be included in the unit of accreditation review. We are currently undertaking our self-study, which is to be submitted by July 2022 (date subject to change).