401 W. 15th Street
Austin, TX 78701
Who we are
The Texas Public Health Coalition consists of more than 30 health professional organizations and health-focused organizations dedicated to disease prevention and health promotion.
The coalition works to reduce preventable disease by advancing effective public policies that promote a safe and healthy environment and healthy behaviors for all Texans.
Develop leadership and consensus among health professionals and health-focused groups on critical public health issues.
Prioritize and advocate for statewide policies, programming, and funding to address public health.
Inform and educate Texas elected officials on the importance of public health.
Provide information and analysis on public health policy for media, policymakers, regulatory bodies, and the public.
Track Texas’ progress addressing high-priority public health issues.
Strengthen interaction between the health care and public health communities.
John Carlo, MD
CEO, Prism Health North Texas