September 4, 2012
Human Capital Blog
This year, the National Diaper Bank Network is recognizing the week of September 10-17 as National Diaper Need Awareness Week, and local diaper banks across the country have asked their state and local officials to do the same.
January 4, 2011
Knowledge Asset: The Health Equity and Prevention Primer examines historical and current causes of inequities in health care and lays out opportunities and directions for a more equitable future.
February 21, 2010
Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities works to implement healthy eating and active living policy- and environmental-change initiatives that can support healthier communities for children and families across the United States.
January 26, 2010
Program Results Report
From 2006 to 2009, staff members at the Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, worked to raise the profile and influence of community health workers in the health care system and among policy-makers.
October 7, 2013
Stark differences in the level of marketing and consumer assistance efforts are analyzed in this report that takes a look at enrollment and implementation efforts in 10 states.
February 1, 2014
Journal Article, Evaluation
The research and findings of the Active Living Research (ALR-2) program are continually increasing the evidence base and growing field of research committed to reversing childhood obesity.
December 12, 2013
This study demonstrates that broad themes of continuity, connectedness, and capacity appear to be key elements of strong community partnerships for promoting physical activity among young people.
November 1, 2013
Disparities interventions have traditionally focused on the patient, using strategies aimed at education and training. To improve disparities interventions the focus should expand to the system.
May 1, 2011
Reducing health disparities is central to the work of both social epidemiology and community-engaged interventions, but practitioners in both fields have had little success working together to reduce health inequalities.
October 1, 2013
Public health today has a rare opportunity to advance social, physical, economic, and environmental structures in a way that promotes health in its broadest sense.