Workforce Development

To help achieve our mission, MHOA offers a variety of workforce development programs for local public health departments and boards of health. We also partner with other associations, state and local agencies, and training centers to provide additional training opportunities on the latest public health topics.

MHOA members always receive a discount on all registration fees!

Signature MHOA Programs:

Annual Conference
A 3 day event for MA public health professionals to hear about the latest public health topics, learn new skills, and network with other local public health colleagues. Speakers from national, state and local agencies are invited each year. 

Quarterly Meetings
Two hour interactive sessions on popular public health topics and opportunities for networking.

Join us for:

MHOA December 2023 Quarterly Meeting - Foodborne Illness Investigation

December 14th, 10am - 11:30am Via Zoom

Click HERE to Register!!


MHOA/MassDEP Winter Seminar Series
An annual event to provide the latest MassDEP updates and training on relevant and timely topics.

MHOA/MDPH Community Sanitation Spring Seminar Series
An annual day long event offered 4 times in 4 different locations throughout MA to provide the latest CSP updates and training on relevant and timely topics.

MHOA Summer Webinar Series: Lunch and Learn

One hour learning sessions that are free for MHOA members. A $25 registration fee for non-members. 

All webinars are from 1pm to 2pm unless noted otherwise.