Hundreds take new public health exam; registration for 2009 open

September 2008
Nation's Health;Sep2008, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p11
The article reports that about 900 graduates of accredited public health schools and programs have registered for the first round of public health credentialing exams, which took place in August 2008 at testing sites in the U.S. Administered and developed by the National Board of Public Health Examiners, those who pass the exam will become the credentialing movement's "charter class" and will have earned the right to add the letters "CPH" to their professional credentials.


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