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    Visit Jones & Bartlett Learning at the AUPHA Annual Meeting

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jun 20, 2013 9:19:01 AM

    This week the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) is holding their Annual Meeting in Monterey, CA where Jones & Bartlett Learning is displaying over 100 titles for the study and practice of Health Administration. With topics ranging from health care marketing, to law, ethics, finance, and health reform, AUPHA members are browsing our great selection of classroom resources.

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    Topics: Baker, Association of University Programs in Health Admin, AUPHA, Charles McConnell, George Pozgar, Health Administration, Health Care Finance, Health Care USA, Johnson, Legal and Ethical Essentials of Health Care Admini, Novick & Morrow's Public Health Administration, Shi, Sultz, Umiker's Management Skills for the New Health Care, Young

    Undergraduate Public Health Initiatives

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jun 17, 2013 4:41:19 PM

    Written by Richard K. Riegelman, MD, MPH, PhD – Editor and Author of the Essential Public Health Series

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    Topics: Richard Riegelman, The Essential Public Health Series

    21st Century Global Mental Health: Intersecting with Scientific Debates and Global Mental Health Policy

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jun 3, 2013 3:04:46 PM

    Written by Eliot Sorel, MD – Author of 21st Century Global Mental Health

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    Topics: Author, author, Global health, American Psychiatric Association, DSM5, The World Health Organization, Eliot Sorel, Eliot Sorel Blog

    Assessing Student Performance

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on May 21, 2013 9:22:21 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global health

    Two Jones & Bartlett Learning Titles Selected by AUPHA for Bugbee Falk Book Award

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Apr 29, 2013 3:21:51 PM

    Two Jones & Bartlett Learning titles were selected by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) for this year’s Bugbee Falk Book award. Basics in Health Care Performance Improvement by Donald Lighter and Integrating Quality and Strategy in Health Care Organizations by Sarmad Sadeghi, Afsaneh Barzi, Osama Mikhail, Michael Shabot were both chosen by the Board of Directors at AUPHA to be awarded to student recipients in recognition of their academic achievements.

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    Topics: Afsaneh Barzi, Basics in Health Care Performance Improvements, Michael Shabot, public health education, Association of University Programs in Health Admin, AUPHA, Author, Bugbee Falk Book Award, Donald Lighter, health administration, Integrating Quality and Strategy in Health Care Or, Osama Mikhail, Sarmad Sadeghi

    Teaching Tuberculosis

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Apr 8, 2013 2:52:24 PM

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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik

    Happy National Public Health Week!

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Mar 25, 2013 1:08:03 PM

    The 18th annual National Public Health Week is quickly approaching, and is celebrated April 1-7. This year's theme is "Public Health Is ROI: Save Lives, Save Money." Uniting around this year’s theme, Americans and their communities are encouraged to take preventive measures to help improve their lives. Little steps can lead to big changes.

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    Topics: public health education, Mary-Jane Schneider, National Public Health Week, National Health, Schneider, Introduction to Public Health

    Advising on Global Health Internships and Jobs

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Mar 4, 2013 9:22:41 AM

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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik

    Keeping the Classroom Alive with Global Health ‘Cases’ and Role Playing

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Feb 11, 2013 10:19:59 AM

    Richard Skolnik – Author of Global Health 101

    One aim of teaching global health is to help students master the basic concepts and frameworks that concern our field. These include, for example, the burden of disease, tools for comparing alternative investments, cultural issues related to health, and ethical issues related to the allocation of scarce health resources. As I mentioned in several earlier blogs, we try in my introductory global health courses to enhance student understanding of key concepts by examining ‘cases’ and role playing.

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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik

    New Foundations for Global Health – “The Global Burden of Disease, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2010”

    Posted by Cassie Peterson on Jan 2, 2013 3:32:15 PM

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    Topics: Global health, Richard Skolnik

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