Papers, Articles, and Summaries
Executive Summary – Final Report and recommendations from project partners to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Commissioned paper (and related appendices) – This paper focuses on the alignment between the program expectations in which DIS work and the PHAB accreditation standards. This was the second foundational element that was identified as supporting the DIS workforce in the future.
DIS Fact Sheet – Grow Your Career, Serve Your Community
DIS Fact Sheet – Information for General Audiences
Click here to view a video about their important work, and the importance of certification of the DIS workforce.
This PPT presentation is for Disease Intervention Specialists (DIS) who wish to educate themselves and others about what DIS do, the potential benefits of national DIS certification, and the various components of the recently completed assessment phase of the DIS Certification Project.
This project was made in partnership with the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB), the National Association of City and County Health Officials (NACCHO), the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD), DIS subject matter experts, and certification experts.
This content was originally posted on the PHAB website.