Promoting a Sustainable Academic-Correctional Health Partnership: Lessons for Systemic Action Research.

@article{Barta2016PromotingAS,
  title={Promoting a Sustainable Academic-Correctional Health Partnership: Lessons for Systemic Action Research.},
  author={William D. Barta and Deborah E. Shelton and Cheryl Cepelak and Colleen Gallagher},
  journal={Systemic practice and action research},
  year={2016},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={27-50}
}
In the United States, the phenomenon of mass incarceration has created a public health crisis. One strategy for addressing this crisis involves developing a correctional agency - academic institution partnership tasked with augmenting the quality and quantity of evidence-based healthcare delivered in state prisons and attracting a greater number of health professionals to the field of correctional health research. Using a Connecticut correctional agency - academic institution partnership as a… CONTINUE READING