EditorialA Timely Reflection on the Public Health WorkforceLichtveld, Maureen Y. MD, MPHAuthor Information Global Environmental Health Sciences, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana. Correspondence: Maureen Y. Lichtveld, MD, MPH, Global Environmental Health Sciences, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1440 Canal St, Ste 2100, New Orleans, LA 70112 ([email protected]). The author declares no conflicts of interest. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: November/December 2016 - Volume 22 - Issue 6 - p 509-511 doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000505 Buy Metrics In Brief This editorial outlines emerging challenges and opportunities in workforce development. © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.