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Public Health Education

  1. Content type: OriginalPaper

    The European Agency for Accreditation in Public Health Education (APHEA) was launched in 2011. This followed nearly two decades of efforts in a variety of programmes supported by international donor agencies, ...

    Authors: Robert Otok, Ilana Levin, Stojgniew Sitko and Antoine Flahault

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391619

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    It was against a background of no formal career path for public health officers that, in 1915, the seminal Welch-Rose Report1 outlined a system of public health education for the United States. The first schools ...

    Authors: Linda Rosenstock, Karen Helsing and Barbara K. Rimer

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391620

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    The purpose of this article is to discuss some of the current challenges faced by European schools of public health. Perhaps most remarkable on the continent is the diversity, the magnitude, and the rapidity o...

    Authors: Fred Paccaud, Alison Weihofen and Sandra Nocera

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391621

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    The relative risk of premature mortality of the population in Central and Eastern European (CEE) and Central Asian Republic (CAR) countries is more than twice as high (and up to four times higher for post-Sovi...

    Authors: Róza Ádany, Anita Villerusa, Jovanka Bislimovska and Maksut Kulzhanov

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391623

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    The international non-governmental community has played a major role in developing schools of public health and continues to do so. Nearly a century ago, seminal investments of the Rockefeller Foundation playe...

    Authors: Judith W. Overall and Julien Goodman

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391626

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    The strengthening of health systems is becoming increasingly recognized as necessary for the achievement of many objectives promoted or supported by global public health initiatives. Key within the effort to s...

    Authors: Dana Schneider, Michele Evering-Watley, Henry Walke and Peter B. Bloland

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391627

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    Public health education in China and India has a long history that has been both deeply responsive to the unique needs and medical traditions of each country, and sensitive to global influences. The history of...

    Authors: Shrikant I. Bangdiwala, Joseph D. Tucker, Sanjay Zodpey, Sian M. Griffiths, Li-Ming Li, K. Srinath Reddy, Myron S. Cohen, Miriam Gross, Kavya Sharma and Jin-Ling Tang

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391628

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    The last century of innovative public health discoveries has led most of the world’s population to lead longer, healthier lives. Yet, the future holds some of the greatest public health challenges in mankind’s...

    Authors: Roberta B. Ness

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391629

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    The goal and responsibility of graduate institutions of public health is to educate and train the public health workforce to address the challenges of Health for All in the 21st century and meet the Millennium...

    Authors: Yehuda Neumark, Orly Manor and Elliot M. Berry

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391631

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    In Canada, in the last few years, there has been a very rapid expansion of programs and schools of public health in response to several crises or emergency situations. Provincial and national investigations co...

    Authors: Richard Massé and Brent Moloughney

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391633

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    Maastricht University developed a new Bachelor programme in European Public Health in order to meet the challenges apparent in both the domain of public health as well as in the European higher education area....

    Authors: Tom Kuiper, André Meijer and Jos Moust

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391635

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    Public health education in Bulgaria has developed strong traditions since the introduction of medical education in the country at the beginning of the 20th century. In the periods before and during the socialist ...

    Authors: Stoyanka Popova, Lora Georgieva and Yordanka Koleva

    Citation: Public Health Reviews 2011 33:BF03391637

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