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National Implementation Task Force for Accreditation in Health Education

Task Force Charge
TBased on the recommendations of the initial Accreditation and Transition Task Forces and informed by the Third National Profession Wide Congress in Dallas, 2006, the charge of the Implementation Task Force is to help shape the processes and to continue to prepare the field for accreditation as a quality assurance mechanism for the profession.

Task Force members represent a wide array of stakeholders to obtain diverse input and perspectives, including:

  • large and small programs, colleges, and universities with professional preparation programs in school health, community health and/or public health;
  • public, private and non-profit institutions in higher education;
  • current credentialing and accreditation agencies in health education; and
  • other sectors
      Task Force Roster (PDF file)

Final Report Summary (PDF File)
Read the final report of the Task Force, including its principles and recommendations. The report was adopted by the SOPHE and AAHE Boards in Spring 2004.