National Academy of Medicine

Preparing Health Care and Public Health Professionals for Team Performance: The Community as Classroom

Introduction Today, team-based health care is no longer an innovation or even a choice. Increasingl
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Safety Assessment of Macronutrients: Creating a New Paradigm

Unlike with most food additives, the safety evaluation of macronutrients poses a challenge to risk assessors because of their inherent nutritional value
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CDC’s 6|18 Initiative: Accelerating Evidence into Action

Introduction The long delay between the creation of new evidence for primary prevention by public health and widespread adoption into best practice
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Improving Global Road Safety: Corporate Sector Commitments and Opportunities

Abstract This paper offers a perspective with recommendations on opportunities for the private sector to im
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FDA and the Media: Lessons from Tysabri about Communicating Uncertainty

Abstract Despite the fact that they have gone through a rigorous approval process, uncertainty about newly approved drugs always e
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Dose Matters: An Approach to Strengthening Community Health Strategies to Achieve Greater Impact

Abstract Dose Matters describes the concept of “population dose”—an approach to strengthening and evalu
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Innovation and Best Practices in Health Care Scheduling

Background Patient waits have been a long-standing concern in health care. Waits occur throughout the continuum of care and are
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