Public Health Emergency Preparedness
This resource was part of AHRQ's Public Health Emergency Preparedness program, which was discontinued on June 30, 2011, in a realignment of Federal efforts.
This information is for reference purposes only. It was current when produced and may now be outdated. Archive material is no longer maintained, and some links may not work. Persons with disabilities having difficulty accessing this information should contact us at: https://info.ahrq.gov. Let us know the nature of the problem, the Web address of what you want, and your contact information.
Please go to www.ahrq.gov for current information.
Table 11. Public Health Service
||Number of Regular and Reserve Corp as of 1/18/05
||MD or DO with 1 year postgraduate medical education (internship or first year residency)
||DDS or DMD
||Bachelor or master's degree from an accredited nursing program.
||Bachelor's or master's degree in engineering from an approved engineering program
||PhD, DPH, DSc, or EdD
|Environ-mental Health Officer
||Bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree in environmental health, industrial hygiene, or occupational health, or certification as an industrial hygienist or health physicist.
||BS or PharmD
||Bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree in food and nutrition, dietetics, institutional management, public health nutrition, food science, sports nutrition, or animal nutrition
||Physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech and language pathology and audiology
|Health Services Officer
||Computer science/informational technology, dental hygiene, medical record administration, medical technology, physician assistant, biostatistics, chemistry, epidemiology, health education, health physics, health service administration, public health, social work, clinical psychology, optometry, podiatry.
Sources: Statistical Report, Public Health Service, Management Information System (http://dcp.psc.gov/rpt_select.asp)
Return to Document