Volume 5 Issue 3 (2013)
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: Lessons learned in building community capacity: Case examples

Edited by Rosemary M Caron and Joav Merrick


Lessons learned in building community capacity: Case examples
Rosemary M Caron and Joav Merrick


Model communities as a strategy for achieving policy, systems and environmental change for obesity control and reduction
Rachael D Dombrowski, Maryann Mason, Sarah B Welch, Christina Welter, Gina Massuda Barnett, and Adlin Cedeño

Breaking the code of silence: Lessons learned in building community capacity to address intimate partner violence
Mary Frances Oneha, Jan Shoultz, Cindy Spencer, Joy Lacanienta, Melissa Mamasig, Lois Magnussen, and Nanci Kreidman

The road to Ozanam: A place to teach, learn and heal
Casey M Rebholz, Taimur H Khan, and Marcia H Glass


Implementing and disseminating a fall prevention program in at-risk older adults living in a naturally occurring retirement community-supportive services program
Dale Chaikin, Renee Pekmezaris, Rajni Walia, Corinne Kyriacou, Fredda Vladeck, and Gayle Kolidas

You know a tree by its fruit: Growing a fellowship program for community partnered mental health disparities research in an academic medical center
Ann Marie White, Kathryn Castle, Silvia Sörensen, Sheila Briody, Herman Dailey, Deborah King, Colleen Fogarty, and Paul Duberstein

Nutrition education and the cost of healthy food – Do they collide? Lessons learned in a predominantly black urban township in South Africa
Moïse Muzigaba and Thandi Puoane

Malaria infection and environmental health practices among women in selected rural communities in Nigeria
Femi Tinuola

Using appropriate communication strategies for HIV prevention education in rural communities in Ghana
Patricia Anafi, Ebenezer Asiamah, and Irene Akua Agyepong

The ‘Il Ngwesi-ICA Canada Approach’: Lessons learned in supporting local leadership to address HIV/AIDS in North Central Kenya
Katharine Hagerman and Suzanne Jackson

An interprofessional community-based service delivery model for the management of children with burns living in China
Lorna M Hayward, Ann L Charrette,and Brecken Chinn Swartz

The Grand-Aides® Program in Baotou, Inner Mongolia: A revolutionary health care workforce
Christiana G White, Elizabeth S Bowles, Gordon M Carver IV, Forrest B Compton, Thomas A Eschenroeder Jr, Mary M Van Meter, Michael Marquardt, and Arthur Garson Jr

Type-2 diabetes in Belize: A cross-sectional study and holistic approach to increasing health education
Shelley M Brown, Anna Monahan, Jena E Daniels, and Tracy R Burton

A picture is worth a thousand words: Evaluation of the ARTmail senior art project among seniors with cognitive limitations in North Carolina
S. Sudha, Lia Miller, Emma H Thomas, and Edward Chia

Partnering to address the relentless STI epidemic: A unique collaboration between the jail, local and state health departments and an academic health center in Douglas County, Nebraska
Ruth Margalit, Mary Earley, Jillian Fickenscher, Raees Shaikh, Austin Person, Kari Simonsen, Monirul Islam, Kathy Kaiser, Uriel Sandkovsky, Adi Pour, Elizabeth Berthold, and Mark Foxall

The Martha’s Vineyard Public Health System responds to 2009 H1N1
Melissa Ann Higdon and Michael A Stoto

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