Accreditation Orientation Workshop - Summer 2019


For all applicant (IAS accepted) and accredited SBP, PHP, and SPH.

When and where?

August 1-2, 2019

Workshop begins: Thursday, August 1, 1:00 pm
Workshop ends: Friday, August 2, 2:30 pm

The Darcy Hotel

1515 Rhode Island Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 232-7000


The workshop will focus the following:

  • Thorough review of the Accreditation Criteria
    • Detailed expectations for each criterion
    • Data collection requirements
    • Common pitfalls and challenges
    • Q & A with CEPH staff
  • Overview of accreditation policies and procedures
  • Opportunities to network and share ideas with other CEPH-accredited and applicant units


Registration fee: $400 per attendee

  • Fee includes materials, a networking reception on day one and lunch on day two.
  • No refunds will be issued if you are unable to attend the workshop.

Registration is now closed, email Nicole Williams with any questions.

  • Registration accepted on first-come, first-served basis. CEPH reserves the right to limit the number of attendees from each school or program depending on capacity.
  • Your registration is complete once applicable payments have been submitted.
  • Payments can be made with a credit/debit card online through Paypal. (If you do not have a Paypal account, when prompted, select the gray “Pay with Debit or Credit Card” button on the login screen.) All payments are final and cannot be refunded. Registration fees must be paid if full in order to attend the workshop. 
  • Payments must be made separately for the AOW and Express Consultations (if you elect to do the consultation).

To submit your payment for the AOW click here. If you require an invoice or need to pay by check, contact Nicole Williams.

Travel & Hotel

Participants are responsible for travel and hotel accommodations.

  • Rooms available at The Darcy Hotel in Washington, DC.
  • Take advantage of the group rate ($179) by following this link or calling the hotel directly.

Reservations Phone number: 866-409-8585
Identify the group as: CEPH-Council on Edu. for Public Health

Express Consultations

Optional one-hour individual express consultations are available by appointment before and after the workshop.

  • Thursday, August 1 starting at 9:00 am 
  • Friday, August 2 starting at 3:30 pm 

The optional express consultations provide an opportunity for individual feedback; in-depth discussion of specific questions; and/or real-time staff review of draft materials you bring with you.

There is a $175 fee for each express consultation. 

To register for an express consultation, email Olivia Luzzi.