CommentarySupporting Public Health Departments' Quality Improvement Initiatives Lessons Learned From the Public Health FoundationBialek, Ronald MPP; Carden, Jackie MS, CAE; Duffy, Grace L. MBA, BADS, LSSMBB, CQA, CMQ-OE, CQIAAuthor Information Ronald Bialek, MPP, is President, Public Health Foundation, Washington, District of Columbia. Jackie Carden, MS, CAE, is Associate Director, Performance Improvement Public Health Foundation, Washington, District of Columbia. Grace L. Duffy, MBA, BADS, LSSMBB, CQA, CMQ-OE, CQIA, is President, Management and Performance Systems, Tavares, Florida. Corresponding Author: Ronald Bialek, MPP, Public Health Foundation, 1300 L St, NW, Ste 800, Washington, DC 20005 ([email protected]). Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: January 2010 - Volume 16 - Issue 1 - p 14-18 doi: 10.1097/PHH.0b013e3181ce96df Buy Metrics In Brief This commentary describes the lessons learned from the Public Health Foundation by supporting public health departments' quality improvement initiatives. © 2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.