Vision, Mission & Strategic Priorities

Our Vision
To improve people's health through a global network dedicated to quality training in applied epidemiology and public health practice.

Our Mission
To strengthen global public health capacity by supporting well-qualified professionals in field epidemiology through training and service and networking opportunities.

Our Strategic Priorities
1. To ensure the quality of Field Epidemiology (and Laboratory) Training Programs, or FE(L)TPs
2. To accredit FE(L)TPs and certify their graduates
3. To build a global community of field epidemiologists and laboratorians
4. To facilitate information sharing and knowledge development
5. To build organizational capacity and sustainability at the global, regional, and program levels

TEPHINET is a program of The Task Force for Global Health, Inc., recipient of the 2016 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize.