The mission of the Local Public Health Institute (LPHI) is to improve public health and preparedness capabilities by creating, implementing, and sustaining workforce development activities for local public health and other public health system partners in Massachusetts.
LPHI offers standardized courses and training materials as well as other trainings upon request. It also works on related projected such as the development of emergency preparedness and other competencies and links those to the development and delivery of specific trainings.
Many of LPHI’s online training modules are developed in collaboration with the New England Public Health Training Center (NEPHTC). This training and all related documents and materials has been developed by the New England Public Health Training Center (NEPHTC). NEPHTC, managed by Boston University School of Public Health, is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP27877. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.