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Advancing the science to improve population health : proceedings of a workshop / Theresa Wizemann, rapporteur; Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Health and Medicine Division, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine.

Author/creator Wizemann, Theresa M. rapporteur.
Other author/creatorNational Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, sponsoring body.
Other author/creatorAdvancing the Science to Improve Population Health (Workshop) (2015 : Washington, D.C.)
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info Washington, DC : National Academies Press (US), [2017]
Description1 online resource (1 PDF file (xv, 85 pages))
Supplemental Content Direct link to resource
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction -- Setting the context -- Research in practice: opportunities -- Building a population health research agenda: views from the field -- Population health research priorities: perspectives from users of research -- Toward a research agenda for population health -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Workshop agenda -- Appendix C: Suggested readings for Krieger presentation (chapter 2) -- Appendix D: Results from a University of Michigan survey regarding priorites for population health research -- Appendix E: Speaker biographies.
Summary In September 2015, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine hosted a workshop to explore the basic and translational research needs for population health science, and to discuss specific research priorities and actions to foster population health improvement. The workshop was designed to provide frameworks for understanding population health research and its role in shaping and having an effect on population health, identify individual and institutional facilitators and challenges regarding the production, communication, and use of research for population health improvement, and identify key areas for future research critical to the advancement of population health improvement. This publication summarizes the presentations and discussions from the workshop.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
Funding informationThis activity was supported by contracts between the National Academy of Sciences and the Aetna Foundation (#10001504), The California Endowment (20112338), Fannie E. Rippel Foundation, General Electric, HealthPartners, Kaiser East Bay Community Foundation (20131471), Missouri Foundation for Health (12-0879-SOF-12), National Association of County & City Health Officials, New York State Health Foundation (12-34 01708), Novo Nordisk, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (70555). Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect the views of any organization or agency that provided support for the project.
Source of descriptionDescription based on online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed September 26, 2017).
Issued in other formPrint version: Wizemann, Theresa M. Advancing the science to improve population health. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2017] 0309444179
Genre/formElectronic books.
ISBN9780309444187
ISBN0309444187
ISBN0309444179
ISBN9780309444170
Standard identifier# 9780309444170
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