Tennessee Public Health Training Center

LIFEPATH is Tennessee’s first and only Public Health Training Center. We provide academic and nonacademic training opportunities for the public health workforce across Tennessee and southwest Virginia. LIFEPATH provides a home for the collaborative partnerships between Tennessee’s academic public health training providers and Tennessee‘s public health workforce, and provides comprehensive competency-based training for that workforce.

Vision Statement:

LIFEPATH is a vital collaboration that will provide multiple entry points for public health workers to obtain public health education and training designed to improve their skills, experiences, and competencies. LIFEPATH provides a wide-range of academic and non-academic programs to ensure that Tennessee‘s public health workforce has the knowledge, skills and training to meet the State‘s present and forthcoming health challenges.

Mission:

LIFEPATH provides a home for the collaborative partnerships between Tennessee’s academic public health training providers and Tennessee‘s public health workforce, and provide comprehensive competency-based training for that workforce.