Mary Louise Fleming, PhD, MA, BEd, Dip Teach
Publication Date :
25 Nov 2011
2 Rev ed
Designed for a one-semester introductory public health subject, Introduction to Public Health 2E provides an overview of the field of public health and its key concepts such as the history of public health, health determinants, epidemiology, planning and evaluation, evidence-based practice, indigenous health, epidemics and health promotion. The second edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect current health policy and the changing Australian health environment. Each chapter is designed with the student in mind and includes chapter learning objectives, review questions, chapter summaries, reflection activities, case studies boxes and major public health highlights.