Logo

Public Health Guide for Emergencies

Small book cover: Public Health Guide for Emergencies

Public Health Guide for Emergencies
by

Publisher: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Number of pages: 550

Description:
The book is organized around issues that humanitarian aid workers from international organizations must face in the field. It seeks to provide guidance in practical terms toward the solution of the many technical and management issues that challenge aid workers following natural and man made disasters including complex humanitarian emergencies.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(11MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Health, United States: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of AmericansHealth, United States: With Chartbook on Trends in the Health of Americans
- National Center for Health Statistics
The report on the health status of the Nation, submitted by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. It presents national trends in health statistics and includes summaries, highlights, tables, chartbooks, and appendixes.
(15627 views)
Book cover: U.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer HealthU.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health
by - National Academies Press
The United States spends much more money on health care than any other country. Yet Americans die sooner than residents in many other countries. This report identifies misconceptions about the causes of the nation's relatively poor performance.
(7263 views)
Book cover: Health Literacy and Palliative CareHealth Literacy and Palliative Care
- National Academies Press
Explores the relationship between palliative care and health literacy, and the importance of health literate communication in providing high-quality delivery of palliative care. The book highlights the opportunities for improving health literacy.
(4167 views)
Book cover: Science without Sense: The Risky Business of Public Health ResearchScience without Sense: The Risky Business of Public Health Research
by - Cato Institute
Unscientific public health research costs US consumers billions of dollars each year but does nothing to improve the well being of Americans. This is a humorous tongue-in-cheek guide to getting ahead in the field without wasting time on real science.
(4465 views)