322 results for: Public Health

Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement (DECIPHer)

A Clinical Research Coordination Centre in the U.K. that is focused on public health improvement through multidisciplinary developed and evaluated interventions.

  2014-12-04 – Evaluation/Assessment Tool

The Association of Public Health Observatories

The Association of Public Health Observatories is an organization that produces "information, data and intelligence on people's health and health care for practitioners, policy makers and the wider community". The website includes access to the 12 regional public health observatories.

  2010-12-10 – Website

Addressing Stigma: Towards a More Inclusive Health System

The Chief’s Public Health Officer’s report from the Public Health Agency of Canada on the State of Public Health in Canada in 2019. The report addresses stigma and health including stigma experienced by First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples, African, Caribbean and Black Canadians, seniors and LGBTQ2+ people, and across health issues such as mental illness, substance use, tuberculosis, HIV and obesity.

  2020-02-21 – Monitoring Report

Fr: Lutte contre la stigmatisation : vers un système de santé plus inclusive (Addressing Stigma: Towards a More Inclusive Health System)

The Chief’s Public Health Officer’s report in French from the Public Health Agency of Canada on the State of Public Health in Canada in 2019. The report addresses stigma and health including stigma experienced by First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples, African, Caribbean and Black Canadians, seniors and LGBTQ2+ people, and across health issues such as mental illness, substance use, tuberculosis, HIV and obesity.

  2020-02-24 – Monitoring Report

Prevalence, Severity and Impact of Household Food Insecurity: A Serious Public Health Issue

A background paper, including updated information since the publication of Dietitians of Canada’s position on household food insecurity in 2005.

  2016-09-27 – Position Paper/Policy Document

Adult Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

A paper for professionals by Public Health England describing the relationship between obesity and diabetes to support public health policy makers and practitioners.

  2016-03-01 – Position Paper/Policy Document

An Introduction to Evidence-Informed Public Health and a Compendium of Critical Appraisal Tools for Public Health Practice

This National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools document defines and summarizes the concept of evidence-informed public health (EIPH), supports the importance of critical appraisal of primary research studies and systematic reviews to inform practice, and presents some of the more commonly used critical appraisal tools.

2009-09-21 – Topic Overview

Everyday Words for Public Health Communication

A listing of common words to use in health communication from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.

2017-11-13 – Manual/Guide

Weight Stigma Background

Background information regarding weight stigma.

  2019-12-03 – Background