Monthly Archives: March 2018

Impact of Public Health Department Accreditation Highlighted Through a Variety of New Information: New Features Add to the Evidence Base Related to the Impact of PHAB’s National Accreditation Program on Public Health

by Teddi D. Nicolaus, BS, and Nicole M. Pettenati, MSLS Focus on Accreditation and Innovation addresses current issues related to the Public Health Accreditation Board’s national public health department accreditation program, and the Public Health National Center for Innovations. This series highlights the experiences and perspectives of accredited health departments and explores topics related to the Standards and Measures, research

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Audio Interview: Mike Connors on Treating Youth & Young Adults Struggling with Substance Abuse & Addiction

by Elena Vidrascu, MSc JPHMP presents Preventing America’s Next Drug Epidemic: A Multidisciplinary Approach, a new series designed to introduce the many facets of substance abuse, and how integrating the work of multiple partners may be the best approach towards prevention and treatment. This series will feature posts that integrate information from interviews in written, audio, and video format, as

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Utilizing Cross-Sector Collaboration to Improve Community Health in an Urban Slum in Accra, Ghana

Grand challenges require grand strategies. We know that we need cross-sector collaboration to defeat complex development challenges. Our research introduces a model for cross-sector collaboration that supports local stakeholders who wanted to improve community health in Old Fadama, the largest slum in Accra, Ghana. This series will portray our project through a CUGH-Pulitzer winning video for Global Health Innovation, a

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Leadership Principles with Lizzie Corcoran of the de Beaumont Foundation

JPHMP presents Public Health Perspectives, a podcast series targeted towards strengthening the future public health workforce. We will explore the narratives of public health care professionals and gain insight on career paths that shape the profession. In our journey, we will use JPHMP’s 21 Public Health Case Studies on Policy & Administration, which provides case studies that help students and practitioners

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Med Student Explores the Connection Between Physical Healing and Spirituality

by Quincy Banks Students of Public Health: Voices & Profiles focuses on research projects and other contributions students are making to advance public health. STUDENT VOICES — Medical school has progressed nicely, but there came a time to do research, and I had no idea as to what my research project should be. Nothing seemed to catch or keep my attention.

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Author Resources You Need

Check out the templates (guided and blank) we’ve developed to help you Write a Research Brief Report, a new annotated guide to complete the Author Agreement and Copyright Transfer Agreement in Editorial Manager, and a new checklist to review your manuscript style before you submit to the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 1 How to Write a Research Brief Report Not sure

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The Dangers of Hunting Industry-Funded Witches

by Justin B. Moore, PhD, MS, FACSM The Scholarship of Public Health addresses topics relevant to scientific publishing, dissemination of evidence and best practices, and the education of current and future professionals. Typically, this column presents some considerations and best practices for finding time to produce scholarship in the form of a manuscript or presentation. This post looks at the varying

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