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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 907–920.
Published: 01 December 2020
... to protect their essential interests. Social justice also requires greater and more sustained attention to disaster preparedness and public health infrastructure—both of which are characteristically neglected, in part because the public health enterprise is identified with politically weak and often...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (2): 339–343.
Published: 01 April 2002
... as a research medical officer at the U.S. Naval Biodynamics Laboratory, New Orleans. He now works on human factors, safety, disaster preparedness, and health aspects of public transportation and the workplace. His scientific committee work has included national and international (ISO) safety and health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (2): 297–328.
Published: 01 April 2012
...). The interdependence between law and public health is especially apparent and important in disaster preparedness (Par- met 2007). The law can affect public health preparedness policy in many ways. Legislation can require funding for certain services, providing the services according to specific guidelines...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 921–935.
Published: 01 December 2020
... in disaster and pandemic planning efforts (Davis et al. 2010 ; Lichtveld 2018 ; Mays 2016 ) and from what has been observed in the current COVID-19 crisis to date. We recommend that new or revised pandemic preparedness plans at the federal, regional, state, and local levels be grounded in community...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (2): 273–292.
Published: 01 April 2002
.... 1997 . Epidemic Hysteria: A Review of the Published Literature. Epidemiologic Reviews 19 : 233 -243. Bravo, M., M. Rubio-Stipec, G. Canino, M. Woodbury, and J. Ribera. 1990 . The Psychological Sequelae of Disaster Stress Prospectively and Retrospectively Evaluated. American Journal of Community...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 997–1012.
Published: 01 December 2020
... of the countries considered to be most prepared—having the greatest capacity for outbreak response—have failed to respond effectively to the pandemic. How should our understanding of capacity shift in light of COVID-19, and how can we incorporate political capacity into thinking about pandemic preparedness? Second...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (2): 177–180.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of public health preparedness. After an extensive question-­and-­answer session in which many scary disaster scenarios were discussed, reporters asked Carmona, “What is our nation’s biggest public health threat?” He answered, “Obesity.” As this themed issue demonstrates, public health politics...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 11257008.
Published: 03 April 2024
...Charlotte Godziewski; Simon Rushton Abstract Context : Since COVID-19, the European Commission (EC) has sought to expand its activities in health through the development of a 'European Health Union' and within it, the Health Emergencies Preparedness and Response Authority (HERA). Methods : We...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (6): 1111–1120.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Protection Agency . 2010 . “Assessment Report on the EU-wide Response to Pandemic (H1N1) 2009.” Salisbury, UK : Health Protection Agency . Judt T. 2001 . “Europe Is One — Until Disaster Strikes.” New York Times , February 6 . Kaye D. 2006 . “EU Commission Gives Up on Flu...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (6): 1065–1068.
Published: 01 December 2010
... at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services. Her research focuses on the International Health Regulations, disease surveillance poli- cies, and public health preparedness. Recent articles have been published in Wom- en’s Health Issues, Public Health Reports...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 11257056.
Published: 03 April 2024
... putting forward a series of policy proposals to help Europe out of the public health crisis fomented by COVID-19 (European Commission 2020a). At its core, Communication 2020/724 focused on strengthening the Union s preparedness and response (P&R) capacity to cross-border health threats. The document...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (6): 1027–1055.
Published: 01 December 2010
... . query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?sec=health&res=9C0CE2DE113DF933A25754C0A966958260 . Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) . 2008 . Public Health Laboratory Preparedness: Ready, Set, Respond: An APHL Report on the Preparedness of State Public Health Laboratories . May . www.aphl.org...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (6): 1049–1059.
Published: 01 December 2016
... between law and public health is especially apparent (and important) during crises, such as a mass casualty event, a natural disaster, or an infectious disease epidemic, but it also governs the daily work of local health departments (LHDs) in protecting the public's health. We need only examine the recent...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (6): 889–918.
Published: 01 December 2023
... , Leskelä Riikka-Leena , Väljä Auri , and Nuutinen Mikko . 2022 . “ Are Preparedness Indices Reflective of Pandemic Preparedness? A COVID-19 Reality Check .” International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction 77 : article ID 103074. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2022.103074...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2012
...). The beneficiaries of public health are frequently future populations of individuals that can be measured only statistically (Rosen- berg, Schorow, and Haynes 1978). In this way, public health is analogous to disaster preparedness in general. The perceived scandal of Hurricane Katrina, Hemenway (2010...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Environment Staking a claim in contemporary environmental policy: Environmental policies are updated to reflect contemporary discourse (e.g., 2015 addition of “climate change” to 1969 air pollution policy). Recent policies also stake a claim in issues such as fracking and disaster preparedness.  Climate...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 381–399.
Published: 01 June 2009
... and Overlap of Natural Disasters, Complex Emergencies and Epidemics During the Past Decade (1995-2004). Conflict and Health, March 1. www.conflictandhealth.com/content/1/1/2 . The State of National Governance Relative to the New International Health Regulations. 2006. Institute of Intergovernmental...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 3 (4): 568–574.
Published: 01 August 1979
...- sion, corporate executives are now engaging their firms in a recession preparedness program. A Wall Street Journal article recently stated: Most economists believe that a combination of higher interest rates, a heavy consumer and debt load, and the pinch of rising prices on consumer...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 2 (2): 190–211.
Published: 01 April 1977
... environment; infection control; disaster preparedness; and utiliza- tion review. 15. These areas are: administrative management; transfer agreements; use of external 208 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law resources; resident records; physical environment; dietary services...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 February 2016
... George J. 2005 . American Bioethics: Crossing Human Rights and Health Law Boundaries . New York : Oxford University Press . Annas George J. 2010 . Worst Case Bioethics: Death, Disaster, and Public Health . New York : Oxford University Press . Annas George J. 2015...