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WalkWorks: A Model for Implementing Recommendations From The Community Guide

May 20, 2013

 

  Community Guide Use
The University of Pittsburgh Center for Public Health Practice in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Department of Health used recommendations from The Guide to Community Preventive Services (The Community Guide) to implement WalkWorks, a community-wide effort to increase...

 

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Academic Health Departments: Core Concepts

December 20, 2010

 

This summary document was developed following a review of the literature to present basic elements of the academic health department model. A definition of an academic health department is provided, along with proposed attributes, purpose, and benefits associated with the model. This document is being...

 

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Academic Health Departments: Bibliography

December 20, 2010

 

This bibliography includes published literature related to the academic health department model. It is a working document that will be updated periodically; suggestions for additions are welcome. The current list was last updated on March 7, 2016. For more information or to suggest literature to add...

 

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Survey for Schools of Public Health

September 15, 2010

 

This tool (created in 2001) was developed to help Schools of Public Health and other academic institutions assess the status and composition of their existing partnerships with health departments.​

 

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Health Department Survey

September 15, 2010

 

Public health departments can use this survey instrument to assess the status and composition of their existing partnerships with academic institutions. (Last updated in 2000.)​

 

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San Antonio Metropolitan Health District Employee Workforce Development Survey

 

​San Antonio Metropolitan Health District developed this survey to: Determine how, when and why employees enter the public health workforce and remain with the organization Assess employees' professional development and continuing education needs and preferences Evaluate employees' health information...

 

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