Meeting

Meeting 7: Public Health Strategies to Improve Health


When: December 7, 2010 - December 8, 2010 (9:00 AM Pacific)
Where: Beckman Center • 100 Academy Drive, Irvine, CA 92617

Topic Public Health
Activity: Public Health Strategies to Improve Health
Board: Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

This meeting focused on public health law, the topic of the committee's second report which will be released in 2011.  The committee's full statement of task is provided below:

"The committee will review how statutes and regulations prevent injury and disease, save lives, and optimize health outcomes. The committee will systematically discuss legal and regulatory authority; note past efforts to develop model public health legislation; and describe the implications of the changing social and policy context for public health laws and regulations."

Information on the committee's previous two meetings on this topic, held in May 2010 and September 2010, are available here for May and here for September.

If you have any questions, you may contact us via email at PublicHealth@nas.edu

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