National Academy of Medicine

Public Health 3.0: A Call to Action for Public Health to Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century

Public health is what we do together as a society to ensure the conditions in which everyone can be healthy. Although many secto
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Case Study: Medicaid and Public Health Collaboration in Oregon

Oregon is one of the leading states engaged in innovative health care delivery system reform that includes population health as a central c
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Case Study: Improving Population and Individual Health Through Health System Transformation in Washington State

Empowered by federal, state, and community funding, Washington State has been working for
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The Democratization of Health Care: A Vital Direction for Health and Health Care

The US health-care delivery system is in the midst of a transformation. For generations, it was rooted in a transactional
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Advancing the Health of Communities and Populations: A Vital Direction for Health and Health Care

We have a long way to go to strengthen the public health system to provide adequate protection for commu
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Democratizing Health: The Power of Community

The phrase “democratizing health care” is gaining popularity in discussions about how technology is enabling consumers to better manage their health-related
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Beyond Survival: The Case for Investing in Young Children Globally

Investing in young children globally is a primary means of achieving sustainable human, social, and economic development, all of which
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Methods for a National Birth Cohort Study

As we outlined in the previous paper in this series, our nation needs foundational data in order to understand how social, physical, chemical, and nutritional
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