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Dr. Julie Maslowsky continues her interviews with population health leaders about why they remain positive about the future of population health. Read on for Part 2.
Read about our poster winners: telomere length, housing assistance and well-being, state tobacco policies and birth outcomes, food assistance delivery, and disparities, incarceration, and childhood obesity....
Sandro Galea talks with Chris Bachrach about IAPHS's first year...
In the current climate of political and global tumult, it is easy to feel pessimistic about current and future population health. But Dr. Julie Maslowsky interviews leading population health scientists and finds reasons to be optimistic...
Our Austin conference was a huge success, thanks to the dedication of many folks. Read on for an overview...
We curate population health news from around the globe each month. This month: how wealth and the ways we get around our communities affect population health.
State-level work is where it's at for population health, Dr. Fred Zimmerman reports from the Improving Population Health Conference in Austin October 2-4, 2017.
Dr. Chris Bachrach, IAPHS Executive Director, reports from the Improving Population Health Conference in Austin October 2-4, 2017.
Kristin Harper reviews A Fraught Embrace: The Romance & Reality of AIDS Altruism in Africa. Ann Swidler and Susan Cotts Watkins provide a scathing, often funny, and always compassionate look at donor-sponsored AIDS prevention programs in Malawi.
Substance use and SBIRT in high schools, in low income populations, and barriers in value-based reimbursement. Dr. Julie Maslowsky reports from the Improving Population Health Conference in Austin, Texas, October 2-4, 2017.
Emerging population health scientists embodied the spirit of population health at the Improving Population Health Conference October 2-4, 2017. Read on for poster session highlights.
Book Review: Complex Systems and Population Health: Insights from the Network on Inequality, Complexity and Health
Interested in the potential of complex systems methodologies to better understand population health and health disparities? Jose Pagan reviews "Growing Inequality: Bridging Complex Systems, Health Disparities, and Population Health."