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    5 Reasons to Celebrate Global Health during National Public Health Week

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Apr 1, 2019 8:45:00 AM

    By Kathryn H. Jacobsen, MPH, PhD
    Author of Introduction to Global Health,Third Edition

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    Topics: National Public Health Week (NPHW), Global health, Global Health Blog, kathryn jacobsen

    Webinar: Integrating a Public Health Approach into your Health and Wellness Course

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Feb 27, 2019 9:40:52 AM


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    Topics: public health education, health education, Health foundations, health and wellness

    Who Cares About Healthcare Ethics?

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Feb 13, 2019 2:58:22 PM

    By Eileen Morrison, EdH, MPH, CHES, Professor, Health Administration, Texas State University, San Marcos; author of Ethics in Health Administration, Fourth Edition and Health Care Ethics, Fourth Edition

    Who cares about healthcare ethics?  If you are part of healthcare that represents public health, your answer is “we do”. When you examine your responsibilities in public health practice, you can see that they are founded in concern for others, and go beyond the individual. Your mission is never simple because public health deals with the complexities of educating, changing behaviors, and protecting the community through legislation and action. In addition, there is never enough funding to do all that needs to be done. Public health is often the unnoticed hero.

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    Topics: healthcare ethics, Eileen Morrison

    See how timely public health case studies can be used to teach required CEPH competencies

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Feb 7, 2019 10:07:47 AM


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    Topics: public health education, Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), Masters of Public Health competencies

    Community Colleges & Public Health: What is Public Health and How to be Part of It?

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Jan 24, 2019 3:38:19 PM

    By Richard Riegelman MD, MPH, PhD, Professor and Founding Dean, The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, author of Public Health 101, Third Edition and Population Health: A Primer

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    Topics: NPHW, Richard Riegelman, undergraduate public health, National Public Health Week (NPHW), public health education, Health foundations

    Epidemiology, 4e is "a worthwhile contribution to the field"

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Dec 11, 2018 5:16:01 PM

    Epidemiology: Beyond the Basics, Fourth Edition by Moyses Szklo and F. Javier Nieto just received a 4-star review from Doody's Review Service. According to Natalie J. Del Vecchio, MS, BS, from the University of Iowa College of Public Health, the text is,

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    Topics: Epidemiology, Doody's Review Service

    Health Systems Thinking: The Time is Now

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Dec 6, 2018 9:42:08 AM

    By James Johnson, Author of Health Systems Thinking:  A Primer (with co-authors Douglas E. Anderson and Caren C. Rossow), Comparative Health Systems (with co-author Carleen Stoskopf and Leiyu Shi), and  Health Organizations (with co-author Caren C. Rossow).

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    Topics: systems thinking

    From the Desk of Mike Brown, Publisher

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Sep 27, 2018 5:33:34 PM

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    Topics: publishing, Jones & Bartlett Learning, health adminstration

    5 Assignments to Address the Opioid Epidemic as a Public Health Problem

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Sep 10, 2018 12:51:18 PM

    By Sharon Buchbinder, Author of Introduction to Health Care Management, Cases in Health Care Management, and Career Opportunities in Health Care Management

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    Topics: Sharon Buchbinder, student assignments, opioid epidemic

    Global Health and the SDGs: Communicating Public Health Successes

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Aug 7, 2018 9:00:00 AM

    By Kathryn H. Jacobsen, MPH, PhD
    Author of Introduction to Global Health,Third Edition

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    Topics: Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), kathryn jacobsen

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