Posted: April 16, 2020

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Public Health 101 Series


This online, self-paced, module series provides an introduction to public health and covers the sciences essential to public health practice: epidemiology, public health informatics, public health laboratory science and related fields. The series contains six different chapters which provide e-learning content through instructional videos, PowerPoint presentations, and relevant readings. The series is designed for public health professionals who have not had formal training in a particular core area, persons new to public health, public health educators and instructors, and person interested in pursuing public health careers.


Doris Harris, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Learner Audience

Undergraduate Medical Education (UME), Graduate Medical Education (GME), Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Professional Development (CME/CPD), Interprofessional


Systems Based Practice

Resource Type(s)

Educational Technology

Instructional Method(s)

Independent Learning


Public Health, Prevention, Epidemiology, Public Health Informatics