• To build and maintain a virtual space for interaction, learning, and networking to develop technical competencies among public health workers, and capacity building for institutions dedicated to providing public health training and services.
  • To promote and disseminate continuing education policies for the development of public health workforce competencies that respond to countries’ priority needs.
  • To strengthen the professional competencies and training capacities of teaching institutions and public health service providers.
  • To contribute to the integration and systematization of national and sub-regional efforts to manage public health information and knowledge.
  • To strengthen the leadership role of the Virtual Public Health Campus as an essential tool for continuing health education in the region, through its operational relationship with the Virtual Health Library.
  • To promote the benefits of information and communication technologies for distance education, as well as the technological connectivity and capacity of institutions that provide health services and training.
  • To develop and share training and networking methodologies and tools tailored to meet the needs of countries in the Americas.