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Thinking Beyond the Silos: Emerging Priorities in Workforce Development for State and Local Government Public Health Agencies
Supplemental Digital Content is Available in the Text. This study focuses on the existing public health workforce, with the results aiming at informing the revisions public health academic programsExpand
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On Academics: Characterizing the Growth of the Undergraduate Public Health Major: U.S., 1992–2012
In 2003, the Institute of Medicine called for all undergraduate college students to have access to education in public health.1 Several major national initiatives have been launched to achieve thisExpand
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Possible association of congenital Brown syndrome with congenital cranial dysinnervation disorders.
BACKGROUND Congenital cranial dysinnervation disorders (CCDDs) are known to arise from abnormal development of individual and multiple cranial nerve nuclei or abnormalities in cranial nerve axonalExpand
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From patchwork to package: implementing foundational capabilities for state and local health departments.
Daily public health responses are threatened by the inadequate capacity of public health agencies. A 2012 Institute of Medicine report defined a package of foundational capabilities that support allExpand
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Changes in public health workforce composition: proportion of part-time workforce and its correlates, 2008-2013.
BACKGROUND State and local public health department infrastructure in the U.S. was impacted by the 2008 economic recession. The nature and impact of these staffing changes have not been wellExpand
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Practitioner Perspectives on Foundational Capabilities
Supplemental Digital Content is Available in the Text. This article examines the attitudes, perceptions, and practices of public health practitioners with respect to the concept of foundationalExpand
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Twenty Local Health Departments, 46 Million People
  • James B. Sprague
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Journal of public health management and practice…
  • 20 November 2014
Big City Health Departments: Leadership Perspectives highlights innovative strategies and programs of the health commissioners of the largest American cities. Led by Drs Jonathan Fielding of LosExpand
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Health Spending and Political Influence: The Case of Earmarks and Health Care Facilities
Supplemental Digital Content is Available in the Text. This article reports on the results of a longitudinal study of federal earmarks, by analyzing 10 years of earmark data, affecting health careExpand
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