Volume 2 Issue 2 (2010)
International Public Health Journal


Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 1947-4989
Journal Frequency: Quarterly
Print Size: 8.5″ x 11″, Double Column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Public Health and Communities of Practice

Edited by John R Lutzker and Joav Merrick


Public health and communities of practice
John R Lutzker, PhD and Joav Merrick, MD, MMedSci, DMSc


SafeCare: Addressing child maltreatment from a public health perspective
Anna Edwards, PhD, John R Lutzker, PhD, Shannon Self-Brown, PhD and Daniel Whitaker, PhD

Deinstitutionalization through the Olmstead decision: A promise still unrealized
Jessica L Howell, MPH, Stacey Ramirez and Daniel B Crimmins, PhD


Associations between hunger and emotional and behavioral problems: A Comparison between students in Botswana, Kenya, Uganda and Zambia
Monica H Swahn, MPH, PhD, Robert M Bossarte, PhD, Elizabeth Gaylor, MPH, Dena Musa Elimam, MPH and Mary K Walingo, MSc, PhD

Prevalence and correlates of suicidal ideation and physical fighting: A comparison between students in Botswana, Kenya, Uganda, Zambia and the United States
Monica H Swahn, MPH, PhD, Robert M Bossarte, PhD, Dena Musa Elimam, MPH, Elizabeth Gaylor, MPH and Sudha Jayaraman, MD, MSc

The influence of aging, health and community characteristics on happiness
Brian K. Payne, PhD, Elizabeth Monk-Turner, PhD, Nancy P Kropf, PhD and Charlie Turner, PhD

Intimate partner violence in post-conflict Bosnia: Incidence and attitudes among Muslim women
Lisa R Muftic, PhD and Leana Allen Bouffard, PhD

Community and academia partnerships: A description of the Lower Mississippi Delta Nutrition Intervention Research Initiative Project
Murugi Ndirangu, PhD, Kathy Yadrick, PhD, Susan Graham-Kresge, MPH, Brent Hales, PhD, Amanda Avis, MPH and Margaret Bogle, PhD, RD

Moving breast cancer awareness from margin to center in African American communities using a Women’s Health Navigators Program
Dee M Baldwin, PhD, RN, FAAN and Sandra Mitchell, MEd, EdS

Utilizing focus groups to establish a tobacco related cancer survivor’s network
Lawrence Bryant, PhD, RRT, MPH, BSW, Stephen Morrison, SPT and Lynda T Goodfellow, EdD, RRT, FAARC

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