Jones & Bartlett Learning Public Health Blog

    Global Health 101, Fourth Edition: Laying Out the "Playing Field"

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Sep 27, 2019 11:00:00 AM

    By Richard Skolnik, MPA, Author of Global Health 101, Fourth Edition

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global Health 101, Global health, Richard Skolnik Blog

    Global Health 101, Fourth Edition:  Making the Most of the Ancillary Materials

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Sep 23, 2019 10:15:43 AM

    By Richard Skolnik, MPA, Author of Global Health 101, Fourth Edition

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global Health 101, Global health, Richard Skolnik Blog

    Global Health 101, Fourth Edition:  Making the Most of the New Edition

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Sep 4, 2019 10:36:26 AM

    By Richard Skolnik, MPA, Author of Global Health 101

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    Topics: Richard Skolnik, Global Health 101, Global health, Richard Skolnik Blog

    Maternal Mortality and Black Women

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Apr 16, 2019 2:09:12 PM

    By Dr. Patti R. Rose, Ed.D, author of Health Disparities, Diversity, and Inclusion

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    Topics: health disparities, Patti Rose, maternal mortality and black women

    Infant Mortality and Black Women Flipped Assignment

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Apr 16, 2019 2:08:11 PM

     

    By Dr. Patti R. Rose, Ed.D, author of Health Disparities, Diversity, and Inclusion

    Among the headlines this morning came some great news. Reps. Lauren Underwood (D-Ill.) and Alma Adams (D-N.C.) announced that they have created a Black Maternal Health Caucus.  "Our caucus will elevate black maternal health as a national priority and explore and advocate for effective, evidence-based, culturally competent policies and best practices for improving black maternal health," Underwood said at a press conference. Read the full story:  
    https://thehill.com/homenews/house/438004-dem-reps-form-black-maternal-health-caucus

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    Topics: flipping the classroom, health disparities, Classroom Assignments, Patti Rose, maternal mortality and black women

    Climate Change, Allergies, and Health

    Posted by Susanne Walker on Apr 5, 2019 8:28:07 AM

    by Mona Sarfaty, MD, MPH 
    Director, Program for Climate and Health, Center for Climate Change Communication,
    George Mason University.  She is also the author of the forthcoming text Climate Change and Population Health. 

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    Topics: Climate Change

    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

    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

    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