KIIT School of Public Health (KSPH) has been making its presence felt at various international organizations and forums. Based on its membership in two of the regional associations – Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) and South East Asia Public Health Education Institutions Network (SEAPHEIN) – it has now been accepted as an active member of Global Network for Academic Public Health managed by the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH), USA.
ASPPH is the voice of accredited academic public health, representing schools and programs accredited by the Council of Education for Public Health (CEPH). ASPPH is a 501c3 membership organization located in Washington, DC with a mission to strengthen the capacity of members by advancing leadership, excellence and collaboration for academic public health. Its members are CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health as well as schools and programs in applicant status for CEPH-accreditation.
The goal of the Global Network is to enhance academic public health worldwide through mutual learning and collaborations between academic public health institutions globally in order to improve and protect the health of people and the planet.