Workshop: Project Management for Public Health Professionals

Sustainable Management Development Program (SMDP), Division of Public Health Systems and Workforce Development, CDC
Date published
Jan, 2013
Last updated
23 Jan 2020


This workshop introduces the internationally recognized project management method. It is advised that participants are advised to come with a project they are responsible for, and use this project as their class exercise.

When participants complete this course they will be able to:

  • Write a project workplan
  • Generate a work breakdown structure
  • Develop a network diagram and schedule
  • Track and manage the project
  • Close-out and conduct post project reviews to ensure continuous learning

This course includes a participants workbook, facilitator guide and PowerPoint presentation.

Estimated course length: 2 days

Target Audience: Public health professionals who are managing a public health project of any size