Continuing Education


The CSTE Annual Conference is a gathering of public health professionals and practitioners focused on epidemiology and informatics.  Each year the conference content is determined by the abstracts submitted.   

The educational purpose of the CSTE Annual Conference is to offer professionals and practitioners the opportunity to enhance their knowledge, improve their surveillance and epidemiology skills, and exchange information on best practices and strategies in applied epidemiology.  

Learning Objectives 

  • Identify best practices in applied epidemiology. 
  • Describe best practices for surveillance and epidemiology. 
  • Discuss public health practice skills presented in workshops. 
  • Identify strategies or tools to improve public health practice. 
  • Articulate the importance of interprofessional collaboration for applied epidemiology. 

Types of Continuing Education 

CSTE has partnered with CDC to provide continuing education for conference attendees.  Eligible sessions include the NASPHV business meeting, Sunday workshops, and plenaries. CSTE anticipates offering up to 20 hours of continuing education for: 

  • Doctors  
  • Nurses  
  • Health Educators  
  • Veterinarians  
  • Certified in Public Health  
  • General Practitioners  
  • Pharmacists 
  • Lawyers* 

    For questions about Continuing Education, contact [email protected]