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The Staged Development Tool is a collaborative work between U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the International Association of National Public Health Institutes (IANPHI), with the assistance from a consultative group of NPHI leaders from around the world.

For additional information, comments, facilitator support or training, please contact the SDT Group:

The SDT can also be accessed on the SDT section of the US CDC website >>


Our thanks to the 2015 Staged Development Tool Consultative Group.

Dr. Ezra Barzilay, Shelly Bratton, Henry Vandi, Dr. Craig Thomas, U.S. CDC

Dr. Reinhard Burger, Germany Robert Koch Institute

Dr. Placido Cardoso, Guinea Bissau National Institute of Public Health

Courtenay Dusenbury, IANPHI U.S. Office

Dr. Mohamed Guled Farah, Somalia National Institute of Health

Dr. Frode Forland, Norwegian Institute of Public Health

Dr. Mohamed Rhajaoui, Morocco National Institute of Hygiene

Dr. Felix Rosenberg, FIOCRUZ Brazil

Dr. Mark Salter, Public Health England

Dr. Anne Catherine Viso, Dr. Jean Claude Desenclos, Dr. Bertrand Xerri, Dorianne Fuchs, National Institute of Health Surveillance, France

While the SDT is envisioned as a country-owned process, a trained facilitator is highly recommended.