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PUBH 6638 Practicum I: Field Experience in Public Health: Welcome & Course Readings

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PUBH 6638 Course Readings

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Baum, F. (1995). Researching public health: Behind the qualitative-quantitative methodological debate. Social Science and Medicine, 40(4), 459–468.

Coleman, C. H., Bouësseau, M-C., & Reis, A. (2008). The contribution of ethics to public health. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 86(8), 578–579.

Gore, D. M., & Kothari, A. R. (2013). Getting to the root of the problem: Health promotion strategies to address the social determinants of health. Canadian Journal of Public Health = Revue Canadienne De Santé Publique, 104(1), e52–e54.

Hansen, S., Kanning, M., Lauer, R., Steinacker, J. M., & Schlicht, W. (2017). MAP-IT: A Practical Tool for Planning Complex Behavior Modification Interventions. Health Promotion Practice, 18(5), 696-705. doi:10.1177/1524839917710454

Kass, N. E., DeLuca, A. N., Coetzee, L., Simwinga, M., Churchyard, G. J., Ayles, H. … Eldred, L. J. (2014). Applying ethical principles to international community-based research: A case study from the consortium to respond effectively tothe AIDS-TB epidemic (CREATE). IRB: Ethics & Human Research, 36(3), 1–8.

Lane, S. D., Cashman, D. M., Keefe, R. H., Narine, L., Ducre, B., Chesna, S., & ... Oliver, D. (2017). Community health agency administrators’ access to public health data for program planning, evaluation, and grant preparation. Social Work In Health Care, 56(2), 65-77. doi:10.1080/00981389.2016.1268661

Lee, L. M., Zarowsky, C. (2015). Foundational values for public health. Public Health Reviews, 36(1), p. 1-9. DOI 10.1186/s40985-015-0004-1

Smith, A. K., Ayanian, J. Z., Covinsky, K. E., Landon, B. E., McCarthy, E. P., Wee C. C., & Steinman, M. A. (2011). Conducting high-value secondary dataset analysis: An introductory guide and resources. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 26(8), 920–929.

Stover, G.N., Bassett, M.T. (2003).  Practice is the purpose of public health. American Journal of Public Health, 93(11):1799-1801.

Thomas, J. C., Sage, M., Dillenberg, J., & Guillory, V. J. (2002). A code of ethics for public health. American Journal of Public Health, 92(7), 1057–1059.

Other Readings

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