IAPHS BLOG 2017-03-15T13:14:27+00:00


The IAPHS Blog is a virtual community that keeps population health professionals connected and up to date on the latest population health news, policy, controversies, and relevant research from multiple fields. Please note: Unless authored by IAPHS Staff, posts reflect views of individual authors, not those of IAPHS.

18Sep, 2017

How can population health researchers go beyond describing the causes of disease to take action, and where should these researchers’ place in the action be? NYU's Elaine Meyer reports from the Health And…Racial Equity & Urban Well-Being Conference.

5Sep, 2017

How Does Institutional Change Produce Health Disparities?

By | September 5th, 2017|Categories: Forum, Research Highlight|Tags: , , , |

In April, Mark Hayward, Centennial Commission Professor in the Liberal Arts at the University of Texas at Austin, gave the prestigious Matilda White Riley Excellence Lecture at the National Institutes of Health.  His talk focused on the need to understand how institutional change shapes the evolution of health disparities and the specific forms they take.   Dr. Christine Bachrach interviewed Mark, a former member of the IAPHS Board, about how his ideas have evolved.

28Aug, 2017

August Roundup: Population Health in the News

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: Forum, Round-Up Summary|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Our curated list of population health news from around the world. Read on for more about the opiate crisis, Zuckerberg's big gift, and how getting around in the city can affect in your health, and more....