PH 410-Public Health Practice Series Resources
Supplemental Course Resources
These are materials available at various Internet web sites that supplement
and extend the material in the various modules of this course. A few of these
resources require special software such as the Adobe Acrobat reader to view
files that are in the PDF format or the latest version of RealPlayer for audio-visual
materials such as video clips. Recent versions of the UIC network Services Kit
come with these players. If you need to, you may obtain the latest Adobe Acrobat
reader and/or RealPlayer software at no cost by clicking on the following images:
PH 411: What is Public Health?
PH 412: Understanding and
Importance, and Application of Date from the U.S. Vital Statistics System.
Report 6 of the AMA Council on Scientific Affairs; AMA, 2000.
- Actual Causes
of Death in the United States, 2000. (PDF Format) Mokdad AH, Marks JS, Stroup DF, Gerberding
JL. JAMA 2004;291(10)1238-1245.
- Avoidable Mortality in the United
States and Canada, 1980-1996. AJPH 2002;92(9):1481-1484.
Indicators of Health-Related Quality of Life--United States, 1993-1997.
- Consuming Research, Producing Health.
Evans RG and Stoddart DL. AJPH 2003;93(3):371-379
- Health United
States 2007 Web Site. National Center for Health Statistics. Washington
DC; DHHS-PHS-CDC-NCHS; 2007. Includes access to Health United States 2007
(with Trends in the Health of Americans Chart Book).
People 2000 web site for information on both Healthy People
2000 and Healthy People 2010. Office of Disease Prevention and
Health Promotion, USDHHS; 2001.
People 2010: Understanding and Improving Health. US Department of
Health and Human Services. Washington DC; DHHS-PHS; 2000.
- Healthy People
2010: Leading Health Indicators. US Department of Health and Human
Services. Washington DC; DHHS-PHS; 2000
- Leading Health
Indicators for Healthy People 2010, Final Report. Institute of Medicine.
Washington DC; National Academy Press; 1999
Tobacco Use. MMWR 2000;49(RR-16):1-27
Health Facts. Kaiser Family Foundation
Are Public Health Data? Public Health Data Standards Consortium
PH 413: Health Services and
PH 414: Law, Government, and
PH 415: Core Functions and Essential Public Health
Services and PH 416: Public Health Infrastructure
PH 417: Public Health
General Public Health Web Sites
Public Health Search and Gateway Sites:
Public Health and Medical Organization Sites:
Federal Health Agencies:
Selected State and Local Public Health Agencies:
Health Data and Information Sites:
Public Health Practice Course Resources last revised January 23, 2007 (dkapadia)