National Statistical Resources
Public Health Program Resources
- American Red Cross
International & Community Services
- ASTHO: Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
A national nonprofit organization representing the state and territorial public health agencies of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and the District of Columbia.
- Children's Environmental Health Network
Provides a variety of resources including organizations that are involved in children's environmental health, look for a specific activity or project, search for information on a toxicant or an exposure route, review available information sources and more.
- EnviRN, from University of Marlyand
EnviR.N. is dedicated to supporting nursing professionals seeking accurate, timely and credible scientific information on environmental health and nursing. Several resources are available: Nursing Interventions that provides assesments, interventions, and evaulations based upon the IOM's report onNursing, Health and Environment, and also lists graduate projects and case studies; the list of Hazards A-Z which provides information and links for specific topics; and the Resources Gateway that provides links from agencies & regulations, to slides/audio/video & education resources, to patient education.
- Healthy People
"The prevention agenda for the Nation", it is a statement of national health objectives designed to identify the most significant preventable threats to health and to establish national goals to reduce these threats.
- John Snow
History of Epidemiology, UCLA Dept. of Epidemiology and School ofPublic Health
- Medical Outcomes Trust
Health & Outcomes Measurement Instruments
Developed by the Kaiser Family Foundation, for Health Policy students and faculty to easily access data, literature, news and developments regarding major health policy topics and debates. A Reference Library provides background information on broad health policy topics. The Issue Modules focus on specific policy issues with key data, relevant reports, and more. The tutorials are multimedia presentations on health policy issues, research methodology or the workings of government.
- NACCHO: National Association of County and City Health Officials
NACCHO provides education, information, research, and technical assistance to local health departments and facilitates partnerships among local, state, and federal agencies in order to promote and strengthen public health. One resource is MAPP - Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships a tool designed to help communities improve health and quality of life through community-wide strategic planning.
- National Environmental Education & Training Foundation
The Health and Environment Program has developed National Strategies For Health Care Providers regarding pesticides, a , and Health & Environment Partnership
- Visualizing Health Statistics
Download an interactive geographic visualization system designed to help epidemiologists better understand mortality.
- World Health Organization
Information on newest disease outbreaks.
- WWW Virtual Library: Medicine and Health: Epidemiology
Information provided by the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California San Francisco offere an extensive list of epidemiology resources worldwide.