Provides resources for students to understand and complete the requirements of the course, including participation in the class blog, the community assessment paper and the aggregate (scholarly) paper.
This site includes interactive data on hundreds of factors related to community health including year-to-year data at the county, city, zip code, or census tract level related to health, economics, education, environment, and transportation - as well as local resources, funding opportunities, stories about people behind the data.
"Allows counties, places, and local health departments..to better understand the burden and geographic distribution of health-related outcomes in their jurisdictions and assist them in planning public health interventions."
An interactive tool for creating custom reports with state health data. Choose from hundreds of State Health Facts indicators to create reports on individual or multiple U.S. states. From the Kaiser Family Foundation.
Contains citations & summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, & technical reports in the field of psychology & the psychological aspects of medicine, psychiatry, & public health.