January 1, 2012
This case study of a St. Louis-area Health Impact Assessment?a tool still uncommon in the U.S.?reveals the value and challenges of involving a large interdisciplinary team, engaging community stakeholders, and working with key decision-makers.
December 1, 2006
The purpose of this study was to test the accuracy and reliability of the Physical Activity Assessment Tool (PAAT). This self-administered tool is designed to help physicians determine the level of physical activity of their patients and aid in coun ...
July 15, 2009
"The program gave me a chance to connect with other academics interested in the same things as I was," said DeSalvo. "I have built a strong set of academic and research networks and relationships."
October 1, 2004
The Delta Health Education Partnership developed a distance-education degree program for nurse practitioner, certified nurse-midwife and physician assistant students in the federally designated Medically Underserved Area of the lower Mississippi Delta.
March 1, 1998
The southern states have the highest proportion of citizens living in areas that have a shortage of health professionals.