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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The Interplay of Community Trauma, Diet, and Physical Activity: Solutions for Public Health

Diet- and activity-related illnesses—such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, and type 2 diabetes—can shorten life
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Improving Collaboration among Health Communication, Health Education, and Health Literacy

  Health communication, health education, and health literacy are rooted in a common understanding of human commu
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An American Crisis: The Lack of Black Men in Medicine

The current state of diversity within the United States medical workforce does not reflect representative numbers of the Black male population. Rese
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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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Building Health Literacy and Family Engagement in Head Start Communities: A Case Study

Policy makers, government agencies, and community organizations seeking to improve health outcomes in vulnerable po
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Working Toward Engaging Local Businesses in Community Obesity Solutions: A Preliminary Account from the Field

Childhood obesity continues to be a serious public health concern in the United States. Abou
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