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Lerner Center for Public Health Advocacy

About Us

Training leaders as effective advocates for solving the world’s greatest public health challenges.


Welcome to the Lerner Center for Public Health Advocacy. We translate research into real-world impact, through evidence-based communications, advocacy, and policy engagement strategies. A home for partnerships, programs, and practice that drive progress on public health, the Lerner Center inspires bold action for public health equity, access, and impact.

The Vision

A diverse, dynamic field of advocates ready to solve the greatest public health challenges of our time.

The Mission

Build and support the field of public health advocacy through excellence in partnerships, teaching, and practice that inspires action on our greatest public health challenges. Rooted in evidence and rigor, our programming drives action that demonstrably prevents diseases, promotes equity, and improves public health impact.