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HLTH 8240E Public Health Policy and Advocacy: Welcome & Course Readings

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HLTH 8240E Course Readings

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Anholt, R.M., Stephen, C., & Copes, R. (2012). Strategies for collaboration in the interdisciplinary field of emerging zoonotic diseases. Zoonoses and Public Health, 59, 229-240.

Borza, C., Rahota, D., Mihalache, G., Buhas, C., & Carjan, F. (2013). The ethical qualities of a leader in public health and preventive medicine. 154-156.

Crowe, S., Cresswell, K., Robertson, A., Huby, G., Anthony, A., & Sheikh, A. (2011). The case study approach. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 11, 1-9.

de Bernis, L., Kinney, M. V., Stones, W., ten Hoope-Bender, P., Vivio, D., Leisher, S. H., ... & Franco, L. (2016). Stillbirths: Ending preventable deaths by 2030. The Lancet, 387(10019), 703-716.

Domnariu, C. D. (2012). General principles of ethics in public health. AMT, 2(1), 145-146.

Dean, H. D., Williams, K. M., & Fenton, K. A. (2013). From theory to action: Applying social determinants of health to public health practice. Public Health Reports, 128(Suppl. 3), 1–4.

Edwards, I. R., & Body, D. (2012). Considerations on causality in pharmacovigilance. International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, 24(1), 41–54.

Fiester, A. (2012). Mediation and advocacy. American Journal of Bioethics, 12(8), 10-20.

Forman, J., Taruscio, D., Llera, V. A., Barrera, L. A., Cote, T. R., Edfjall, C., Gavhed, D., Haffner, M. E., Nishimura, Y., Posada, M., Tambuyzer, E., Groft, S. C., & Henter, J. (2012). The need for worldwide policy and action plans for rare diseases. Acta Paediatrica, 101, 805-807.

Geneletti, S., Gallo, V., Porta, M., Khoury, M. J., & Vineis, P. (2011). Assessing causal relationships in genomics: From Bradford-Hill criteria to complex gene-environment interactions and directed acyclic graphs. Emerging Themes in Epidemiology, 8(1), 5–22.

Goldberd, D. S. (2012). Against the very idea of politicization of public health policy. American Journal of Public Health, 102(1): 44-49.

Griffith, R. (2013). Protecting health through public health law. British Journal Of Nursing, 22(22), 1324-1325.

Grogran, C. M. (2012). Editor's Note: The hidden strength of prevention politics. Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law, 37(2), 178-180.

Haines, T. P., Hill, A., Hill, K., Brauer, S. G., Hoffman, T., Etheron-Beer, C., & McPhail, S. M. (2013). Cost effectiveness of patient education for the prevention of falls in hospital: Economic evaluation from a randomized controlled trial. BMC Medicine, 11(135), 1-12.

Hardy, L. J., Bohan, K. D., & Trotter, R. T., II. (2013). Synthesizing evidence-based strategies and community-engaged research: A model to address social determinants of health. Public Health Reports, 128(Suppl. 3), 68–128.

Hodge, J. G., Fuse Brown, E. C., Orenstein, D. G., & O’Keefe, S. (2011). Congress, courts, and commerce: Upholding the individual mandate to protect the public’s health. Journal of Law, Medicine, & Ethics, 39(3), 394–400.

Hodge, J. G., White, L. C., & Sniegowski, A. (2012). Public health and the law. “Gaming the system” during public health emergencies. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 40(3), 690–695.

Hodge, J.G., Fuse Brown, E. C., Orenstein, D. G., & O’Keefe, S. (2011). Congress, courts, and commerce: Upholding the individual mandate to protect the public’s health. Journal of Law, Medicine, & Ethics, 394-400.

Kamradt-Scott, A. (2013). The politics of medicine and the global governance of pandemic influenza. International Journal of Health Services: Planning, Administration, Evaluation, 43(1), 105–121.

Lane, C. H., & Carter, M. I. (2012). The role of evidence-based media advocacy in the promotion of tobacco control policies. Salud Pública de México , 54(3), 281–288.

Lee, L. M. (2012). Public health ethics theory: Review and path to convergence. Journal of Law, Medicine, & Ethics, 40(1), 85–98.

Mello, M. M., Wood, J., Burris, S., Wagenaar, A. C., Ibrahim, J. K., & Swanson, J. W. (2013). Critical opportunities for public health law: A call for action. American Journal of Public Health, 103(11), 1979-1988.

Micklethwaite, A., Brownson, C. A., O’Toole, M. L., & Kilpatrick, K. E. (2012). The business case for a diabetes self-management intervention in a community general hospital. Population Health Management, 15(4), 230-235.

Patil, S. W., & Godale, L. B. (2013). Mortality pattern of hospitalized children in a tertiary care hospital in Latur: A record based retrospective analysis. National Journal of Community Medicine, 4(1), 96–99.

‚ÄčPierce, D. S., Sperry, J., Nirula, R. (2011). Cost-effective analysis of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt versus surgical portacavel shunt for variceal bleeding in early cirrhosis. The American Surgeon, 77, 169-173.

Pierce, M., Maman, S., Groves, A. K., King, E. J., & Wyckoff, S. C. (2011). Testing public health ethics: Why the CDC’s HIV screening recommendations may violate the least infringement principle. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 39(2), 263-271.

Schüklenk U. PUBLIC HEALTH ETHICS AND THE LAW OF THE LAND. Developing World Bioethics [serial online]. April 2011:ii, iii. 

Suhonen, R., Stolt, M., & Leino-Kilpi, H. (2012). Older people in long-term care settings as research informants: Ethical challenges. Nursing Ethics, 20(5), 551-567.

Tarantola, D. (2012). Foreword: public health, public policy, politics, and policing. Harm Reduction Journal, 9(22), 1-2.

Tudor Edwards, R., Charles, J. M., & Lloyd-Williams, H. (2013). Public health economics: A systematic review of guidance for the economic evaluation of public health interventions and discussion of key methodological issues. BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1–26.

Wong, F. K. Y., Chau, J. So, C., Tam, S. K. F., & McGhee, S. (2012). Cost-effectiveness of a health-social partnership transitional program for post-discharge medical patients. BMC Health Services Research, 12, 1-8.

Wong, J. B., Coates, P. M., Russell, R. M., Dwyer, J. T., Schuttinga, J. A., Bowman, B. A., & Peterson, S. A. (2011). Economic analysis of nutrition interventions for chronic disease prevention: methods, research, and policy. Nutrition Reviews, 69(9), 533-549.

Woodside, F. C., III, & Davis, A. G. (2013). The Bradford Hill criteria: The forgotten predicate. Thomas Jefferson Law Review, 35(2), 103–126.

Other Readings

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