Public Health

Determinants of Health

Addressing the Social Determinants of Health Through Housing and Community Development Policies
Forum Session — October 16, 2015
Author: Jennifer Jenson, MPH, MPP

Coaching, Connecting, Collaborating: The Community Health Worker's Role in Primary Care
Forum Session — July 31, 2015
Author: Lisa Sprague, MBA

Community Health: Seeing the Big Picture by Measuring Health and Its Many Determinants
Forum Session — July 17, 2015
Author: Jennifer Jenson, MPH, MPP

Health Policy Essentials 2015
Briefing Book — February 6, 2015
Authors: Sally Coberly, PhD, Jennifer Jenson, MPH, MPP & Lisa Sprague, MBA

Community Collaboration to Improve Population Health
Forum Session — January 30, 2015
Author: Jennifer Jenson, MPH, MPP

Promoting Evidence-Based Interventions: The Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program
Forum Session — October 10, 2014
Author: Eileen Salinsky, MBA, Consultant

Early Childhood Adversity, Toxic Stress, and Brain Development: Implications for Practice and Policy
Forum Session — May 16, 2014
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Transforming Payment and Health Care Delivery: Early Reports from the State Innovation Model (SIM) Initiative
Forum Session — April 18, 2014
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Health Care in the Motor City: Thriving or Surviving?
Site Visit — February 19–20, 2014
Authors: Sally Coberly, PhD & William J. Scanlon, PhD, Senior Consultant

Medicaid Health Homes: Delivery System Glue for People with Chronic Health Conditions
Forum Session — December 13, 2013
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

EMS "Hot Spotting": San Diego's Experience Creating a System of Care for Frequent Users of Emergency Medical Services
Forum Session — June 14, 2013
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Safety Net Integration: Tackling Fragmentation While Improving Access to Care and Efficiency
Forum Session — December 7, 2012
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Healthy People for a Healthy Economy: The Promise of Public Health
Forum Session — October 12, 2012
Authors: Michele J. Orza, ScD & Judith Miller Jones, MA

Pulling Together to Improve Health: Integrating Health, Social, and Legal Services in DC
Site Visit — July 20, 2012
Authors: Jessamy Taylor, MPP & Michele J. Orza, ScD

Among School Children: Opportunities to Improve Health at School
Forum Session — June 15, 2012
Author: Michele J. Orza, ScD

Examining the Condition of the Health Care Safety Net: Time to Re-Cast?
Forum Session — May 18, 2012
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Food Glorious Food: Supply, Consumption, and Consequences for Health
Forum Session — May 4, 2012
Authors: Michele J. Orza, ScD & Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Rocky Mountain Highs and Lows: Efforts to Improve Health and Reduce Costs in Denver
Site Visit — May 31–June 2, 2011
Authors: Michele J. Orza, ScD & Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Health Impact Assessments: What, Why, How, Who, Where?
Forum Session — December 3, 2010
Author: Michele J. Orza, ScD

Unusual Suspects: Focusing on Nonmedical Determinants to Improve the Nation’s Health
Forum Session — November 5, 2010
Authors: Michele J. Orza, ScD & Jessamy Taylor, MPP

High Hopes: Public Health Approaches to Reducing the Need for Health Care
Background Paper No. 78 — September 27, 2010
Author: Michele J. Orza, ScD

Getting Real: Data Sources, the Evidence Base, and Strategies for Improving the Health of Communities
Forum Session — September 24, 2010
Authors: Michele J. Orza, ScD & Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Focus on Reform: Public Health Provisions
Forum Session — June 25, 2010
Authors: Jessamy Taylor, MPP & Michele J. Orza, ScD

Transforming Health Care Delivery: Insights from the New Orleans Safety Net
Forum Session — April 16, 2010
Authors: Jessamy Taylor, MPP & Michele J. Orza, ScD

Information and Incentives: Improving the Health of New York City's Low-Income Population
Site Visit — April 5–7, 2010
Authors: Kathryn Linehan & Lisa Sprague, MBA

Oral Health Checkup: Progress in Tough Fiscal Times?
Issue Brief No. 836 — March 29, 2010
Author: Cynthia Shirk, Consultant

Resilience and Renaissance: Efforts to Rebuild a Healthier New Orleans
Site Visit — May 26–28, 2009
Authors: Michele J. Orza, ScD & Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Resilience and Renaissance: Efforts to Rebuild a Healthier New Orleans - A Pre-Site Visit Briefing
Special Briefing — May 14, 2009
Author: Michele J. Orza, ScD

Tending to Richmond's Children: Community Strategies to Bridge Service Gaps
Site Visit — October 23–24, 2008
Authors: Judith D. Moore & Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Exploring Comparative Effectiveness: Activities of CDC, VA, and CMS to Advance Evidence-Based Health
Forum Session — October 3, 2008
Author: Michele J. Orza, ScD

Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise? Examining the Impact of Socioeconomic Status on Health
Forum Session — March 14, 2008
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Completing the Recipe for Children's Health: New Variations on Key Ingredients: A Report from the Workshop on June 28, 2007
Meeting Report — March 14, 2008
Author: Jennifer Ryan

Completing the Recipe for Children's Health: New Variations on Key Ingredients
Workshop — June 28, 2007
Author: Jennifer Ryan

Ten Years After Welfare Reform: How Is TANF Working for Needy Families?
Forum Session — April 27, 2007
Author: Judith D. Moore

Completing the Recipe for Children's Health: Ingredients Beyond Health Insurance and Health Care
Forum Session — February 16, 2007
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Effects of Food Marketing on Kids' Diets: I'm Lovin' It?
Forum Session — January 12, 2007
Author: Eileen Salinsky

Updating the WIC Food Packages: It's About Time
Issue Brief No. 816 — November 2, 2006
Author: Jessamy Taylor, MPP

Effects of Food Marketing to Kids: I'm Lovin' It?
Issue Brief No. 814 — August 15, 2006
Author: Eileen Salinsky

Mental Health and Juvenile Justice: Moving Toward More Effective Systems of Care
Forum Session — October 7, 2005
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Mental Health and Juvenile Justice: Moving Toward More Effective Systems of Care
Issue Brief No. 805 — July 22, 2005
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Obesity in America: A Growing Threat
Background Paper — July 11, 2003
Authors: Eileen Salinsky & Wakina Scott

Reauthorizing Head Start: The Future Federal Role in Preschool Programs for the Poor
Forum Session — May 2, 2003
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

TANF Redux: Update on Implementation of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program in Three Communities.
Small-Group Session — April 24, 2003
Author: Randy A. Desonia

Reauthorizing Head Start: The Future Federal Role in Preschool Programs for the Poor
Issue Brief No. 789 — April 11, 2003
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Federal Child Care Funding for Low-Income Families: How Much Is Needed?
Issue Brief No. 780 — July 22, 2002
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Welfare Reform and American Indians: A Briefing for Policymakers
Forum Session — July 16, 2002
Authors: Judith D. Moore & Wakina Scott

Welfare Reform and American Indians: Critical Issues for Reauthorization
Issue Brief No. 778 — June 19, 2002
Author: Wakina Scott

Promoting Marriage as Welfare Policy: Looking at a Public Role in Private Lives
Forum Session — March 15, 2002
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Welfare Reform and Substance Abuse: Innovative State Strategies
Issue Brief No. 771 — March 7, 2002
Author: Ginger P. Parra

Welfare Reform in Maryland: Flexibility in Action
Site Visit — February 20–22, 2002
Authors: Jennifer Ryan & Judith D. Moore

Promoting Marriage as Welfare Policy: Looking at a Public Role in Private Lives
Issue Brief No. 770 — February 15, 2002
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Help Before There's Hurt: Integrating Child Welfare and Welfare Reform to Assist Families
Site Visit — January 14–16, 2002
Author: Randy A. Desonia

W-2 in 2001: Wisconsin Works at Welfare Reform
Site Visit — August 6–8, 2001
Authors: Jennifer Ryan & Randy A. Desonia

Income Support Policy and the U.S. Child Support System
Issue Brief No. 766 — July 25, 2001
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Income Support Policy and the U.S. Child Support System
Forum Session — July 25, 2001
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Youth Violence Prevention: How Does the Health Care Sector Respond?
Background Paper — June 2001
Author: Anthony S. Raden, Consultant

TANF and Work Support Services: On the Job in Greater Philadelphia
Site Visit — April 18–20, 2001
Authors: Lisa Sprague, MBA & Randy A. Desonia

Welfare Reform and the Well-Being of Families: Successes to Date and Challenges Ahead
Issue Brief No. 761 — March 23, 2001
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Welfare Reform and the Well-Being of Families: Successes to Date and Challenges Ahead
Forum Session — March 23, 2001
Author: Jane Koppelman, Consultant

Growing Up in Urban America: Implications for Child Health and Welfare
Forum Session — February 22, 2000
Author: Richard Hegner

Welfare Reform and Its Impact on Medicaid: An Update
Issue Brief No. 732 — February 26, 1999
Author: Judith D. Moore

Welfare Reform and Its Impact on Medicaid: An Update
Forum Session — February 26, 1999
Author: Judith D. Moore

Site Visit to New Jersey — State and County Experiences with Welfare Reform and Access to Health Care
Site Visit — May 26–28,1998
Authors: Michael Anzick & Richard Hegner

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