PARTNERSHIPS: CommentaryPublic Health Accreditation and Collaborative PartnershipsIshcomer, Jamie MPH, MSW; Hewlett Noël, Whitney MPH; Coffman, Joya MSAuthor Information Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, Arlington, Virginia (Mss Ishcomer and Coffman); and National Association of County & City Health Officials, Washington, District of Columbia (Ms Hewlett Noël). Correspondence: Joya Coffman, MS, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, 2231 Crystal Dr, Ste 450, Arlington, VA 22202 (firstname.lastname@example.org). The authors acknowledge state health departments, local health departments, and Jessica Wehle of the National Network of Public Health Institutes, for their input and contributions. Karl Ensign, Michael Fraser, Peter Holtgrave, Donna Marshall, and Pooja Verma also provided guidance and additional content. The authors declare no conflicts of interest. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: May/June 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue - p S51-S54 doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000743 Buy Metrics Copyright © 2018 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.