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101 careers in public health [electronic resource]

  • Seltzer, Beth, author.
  • Springer Publishing Company
  • 2011
101 careers in public health [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    101 careers in public health[electronic resource] / Beth Seltzer.
  • Varying Title
    Careers in public health
    One hundred one careers in public health
    One hundred and one careers in public health
    Hundred one careers in public health
    Hundred and one careers in public health
  • Publication
    New York : Springer Publishing Company, 2011.
  • Author
    Seltzer, Beth,, author.
  • Phy Desc.
    1 online resource (xviii, 375 pages).
  • General Note
    Includes index
  • Bibliography
    Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents Note
    What is public health? -- Education in public health -- Finding jobs in public health -- Infectious disease -- Chronic disease and cancer -- Public safety -- Maternal and child health -- Pharmaceuticals and drug safety -- Environmental health and water safety -- Occupational health and safety -- Food safety and nutrition -- Disaster preparedness and response -- Health communication -- Health education -- Health disparities, vulnerable groups, and at-risk populations -- Public mental health -- Public health law, regulations, and policies -- Evaluation, safety, and quality -- Nonprofit organizations -- Public health administration and leadership -- Global health -- Off the beaten path -- The future of public health.
  • Topical Term
    Public health - Vocational guidance.
    Health.
    Social Science.
  • Additional Item
    Print version: Seltzer, Beth. 101 careers in public health. New York : Springer, c2011 9780826117687 (DLC) 2010022058 (OCoLC)601067267
  • ISBN
    9780826117694 (electronic bk.), 0826117694 (electronic bk.)
  • Language
    English

Table of Content

Contents
Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I: Introduction to Public Health
1. What Is Public Health?
2. Education in Public Health
3. Finding Jobs in Public Health
Part II: Public Health Careers
4. Infectious Disease
5. Chronic Disease and Cancer
6. Public Safety
7. Maternal and Child Health
8. Pharmaceuticals and Drug Safety
9. Environmental Health and Water Safety
10. Occupational Health and Safety
11. Food Safety and Nutrition
12. Disaster Preparedness and Response
13. Health Communication
14. Health Education
15. Health Disparities, Vulnerable Groups, and At-Risk Populations
16. Mental Health
17. Public Health Law, Regulations, and Policies
18. Evaluation, Safety, and Quality
19. Nonprofit Organizations
20. Public Health Administration and Leadership
21. Global Health
22. Off the Beaten Path
Part III: The Future of Public Health
23. The Future of Public Health
Index