Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals

A comprehensive overview of the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals developed by the Public Health Foundation, to help public health professionals and organizations to better understand and meet workforce development needs.

This is also an additional resource listed for the New York New Jersey Public Health Training Center learning module, Mastering the Roles of Supervision.

American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy

ACEEE is an nonprofit dedicated to advancing energy efficiency for economic prosperity and environmental protection. The ACEEE offers a variety of energy efficiency “portals” for visitors to peruse in order to learn about energy consumption and existing energy efficiency policies across multiple sectors in the US. News and blog articles, publications (research reports), and a calendar of events, focused on all things relating to clean energy, provide additional information on ways to promote energy security in the US.

Association for Energy Affordability

An organization that aims to bring energy efficiency to new and existing buildings as a way to promote and maintain affordable and healthy housing and communities. This organization’s work is focused on engaging a range of educational, technical, and construction management activities and services to improve low-income housing and communities.

Programs offered include: “energy audits, modeling, project work scope and specification development, construction management, bench-marking and energy usage monitoring, and green building design services for high performance new construction.”

Living Cities

Living Cities is a cross-sector partnership created to “build a new type of urban practice…to develop and scale new approaches to dramatically improve the economic well-being of low-income people.”

The National LGBT Health Education Center

Provides educational programs, resources, and consultation to health care organizations with the goal of optimizing quality, cost-effective health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) populations.