The Epidemiology Workgroup is NACCHO's expert advisers for promoting the practice of epidemiology at the local health department (LHD) level of government by being a venue for policy development, news, exchanges of information, and tools useful for epidemiologic practice.
There are currently twelve members in the Epidemiology Workgroup, representing health officials from various geographic locations in the country.
To view a list of Epidemiology Workgroup members, click here.
Mission Statement and Vision Statement
Promote the critical role of epidemiology at the local public health level to prevent and control diseases and unhealthy conditions through education and training, expert advice, and policy recommendations.
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This mission includes, but is not limited to, the following:
The vision statement is to help inform public health partners, policy makers, and the public to recognize, value, and incorporate the critical role of epidemiology at the local public health level in creating a world free of suffering, disability, and death due to unhealthy conditions and diseases.