Training Resources

Public Health Organizations

Public Health Foundation

Michigan State University, School of Medicine, Masters in Public Health Program

Promoting Public Health in Michigan in the Face of COVID-19-  A 5-module self-paced course, offered without cost from MSU. Designed for the general public, it utilizes current COVID-19 data to illustrate much of the material.

University of Michigan, School of Public Health

Regional Public Health Summary Report (2012)
Region V Training Center- The region V Training Center provides a number of opportunities for training Michigan's public health workforce.

Governance in Action for Public Health Videos

University of Michigan Board of Health Training
Public Health:  A Primer Part A - Module 1
Public Health:  A Primer Part B - Module 2
Operating as a Board of Health - Module 3
Financing Public Health - Module 4
Contributing to Health Equity - Module 5

Partnerships to Improve Health Outcomes - Module 6
Supporting Population Health through Policy and Advocacy - Module 7

Other Private and Public Resources

Public Health 101 Training - this short course (about 30 minutes) covers basic public health history, structure of Michigan's local public health system, and Public Health 3.0. It was developed by colleagues at the Michigan Public Health Institute and southwest Michigan local health departments.
Public Health Finance Online Training- This introductory training, from colleagues at the Michigan Public Health Institute, provides a quick (20 minute) overview of public health financing in Michigan.