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Community violence as a population health issue : proceedings of a workshop / Darla Thompson and Joe Alper, rapporteurs ; 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 Thompson, Darla rapporteur.
Other author/creatorAlper, Joe, rapporteur.
Other author/creatorNational Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Population Health Improvement, issuing body.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : The National Academies Press, [2017]
Copyright Notice ©2017
Description1 online resource (xvii, 97 pages)) : color illustrations
Supplemental Content Direct link to resource
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction -- The impace of racism and violence on communities -- Changing landscapes of violence through social and physical interventions -- Loacl strategies to build community resilience and safety -- Lessons learned: evaluating community- and hospital-based models and initiatives -- Public health and law enforcement collaborations -- Reflections on the day -- Appendix A. References -- Appendix B: Workshop agenda -- Appendix C. Biographical sketches of workshop speakers and moderators.
Abstract "On June 16, 2016, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvement held a workshop at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Brooklyn, New York, to explore the influence of trauma and violence on communities. The workshop highlighted examples of community-based organizations using trauma-informed approaches to treat violence and build safe and healthy communities. Presentations showcased examples that can serve as models in different sectors and communities and shared lessons learned. This publication summarizes the presentation and discussion of the event"--Publisher's description.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 79-81).
Funding informationThis activity was supported by contracts between the National Academy of Sciences and the Aetna Foundation, The California Endowment (#10002009), Fannie E. Rippel Foundation, Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS-10002817), New York State Health Foundation (#10001272), and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (#10001270). 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 descriptionOnline resource; title from PDF title page (viewed May 15, 2018).
Issued in other formPrint version: Community violence as a population health issue : processing of workshop. Washington, District of Columbia : The National Academies Press, ©2017 xvii, 97 pages 9780309450478
ISBN0309450489
ISBN9780309450485 (electronic bk.)

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