Category Archives: Announcements

Publishing Opportunity for Students of Public Health

Our friends at the Practical Playbook and the de Beaumont Foundation are sponsoring an exciting opportunity for students of public health. The “New Voices Essay Contest” is a chance for students and recent graduates of health-related training programs to share their perspectives and interests. Winning entries will be published in the second printed version of the Practical Playbook. The first printed Practical Playbook focused

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Author Interview with Research to Practice Award Winner Jennifer Torres Mosst

Congratulations to Jennifer Torres Mosst, PhD, MPH, MSSW, whose abstract “Demonstration Project to Test Medicaid Reimbursement Models for Coverage of the National Diabetes Prevention Program in Los Angeles” was selected as the winner of the 2017 Research to Practice Award, co-sponsored by the Journal of Public Health Management & Practice and the APHA Health Administration Section. The Research to Practice Award solicits best

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JPHMP Editors Unveil New Public Health Case Studies Book at APHA in Atlanta

Journal of Public Health Management & Practice founder and editor-in-chief Lloyd F. Novick, MD, MPH, along with co-editors Carole Novick, BA, and Cynthia Morrow, MD, MPH, signed copies of a new compilation of public health case studies released at the American Public Health Association annual conference in Atlanta on November 5, 2017. The new text, JPHMP’s 21 Public Health Case Studies on

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Effective Strategies to Build Momentum and Realign Population Health Programs in a Changing Healthcare Landscape: A Strategy Brief from the Practical Playbook

The United States’ health landscape is rapidly changing. Although it is difficult, it is time to start reimagining the future. The 2017 Practical Playbook National Meeting, Improving Population Health: Collaborative Strategies That Work will share specific, workable steps for addressing the social determinants of health and proven best practices for working across sectors effectively — no matter what direction emerging

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Using Data to Impact Community Health and Drive Action: A Strategy Brief from the Practical Playbook

. The use of data is central to population health improvement. The 2017 Practical Playbook National Meeting, Improving Population Health: Collaborative Strategies That Work, will feature insights, tools, methods, and examples related to identifying what data to gather, how to locate and collect it, and how to share it with other relevant stakeholders to generate interest and support. Using Data

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Register for the 2017 Practical Playbook National Meeting by Tuesday, April 18th, to receive Early Bird Rates

The game’s the same: Improved population health. But the rules and playing field are shifting. Be ready.   The 2017 Practical Playbook National Meeting will bring together diverse stakeholders in population health to share strategies for impactful cross-sector collaborations.  Learn proven best practices and winning action plans addressing the social determinants of health you can put to use to drive

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Upcoming Event: “Writing for the Public Health Community” at 2016 APHA Annual Meeting and Expo

Get Professional Writing Advice at the 2016 APHA Annual Meeting Are you finding it difficult to get published in high-quality peer-reviewed journals? Wish there were more hours in the day that would allow you to carve out time to dedicate to writing? Daunted by the idea of writing a scientific article? Then don’t miss this crucial session on “Writing for

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