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Title Law in public health practice / editors, Richard A. Goodman [and others]
Edition 2nd ed
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2007


Description 1 online resource
Contents The law and the public's health: the foundations / Lawrence O. Gostin, F. Ed Thompson, and Frank P. Grad -- The structure of law in public health systems and practice / Richard A. Goodman [and others] -- Regulating public health: principles and application of administrative law / Peter D. Jacobson, Richard E. Hoffman, and Wilfredo Lopez -- Public health and the judiciary / Daniel D. Stier and Diane M. Nicks -- Ethics and the practice of public health / Ruth Gaaer Bernheim, Phillip Nieburg, and Richard J. Bonnie -- Criminal law and public health practice / Zita Lazzarini, Richard A. Goodman, and Kim S. Dammers -- International considerations / David P. Fidler and Martin S. Cetron -- Legal counsel to public health practitioners / Wilfredo Lopez and Thomas R. Frieden -- Frontline public health: surveillance and outbreak investigations / Verla S. Neslund, Richard A. Goodman, and James L. Hadler -- Identifiable health information and the public's health: practice, research, and policy / James G. Hodge, Jr. [and others] -- Legal authorities for interventions in public health emergencies / Gene W. Matthews [and others] -- Considerations for special populations / T. Howard Stone [and others]
Integrating genomics into public health policy and practice / Ellen Wright Clayton and Mark A. Rothstein -- Vaccination mandates: the public health imperative and individual rights / Kevin M. Malone and Alan R. Hinman -- Control of foodborne diseases / Leslie Kux, Jeremy Sobel, and Kevin Fain -- Bloodborne and sexually transmitted infections / Edward P. Richards, III, and Guthrie S. Birkhead -- Chronic disease control / Angela K. McGowan [and others] -- Prevention and control of diseases associated with tobacco use / Richard A. Daynard [and others] -- Reproductive health / Bebe J. Anderson, Maurizio Macaluso, and Lynne S. Wilcox -- Environmental health and protection / Paul A. Locke [and others] -- Injury prevention / Daniel D. Stier, James A. Mercy, and Melvin Kohn -- Occupational safety and health law / Gary Rischitelli and Mark A. Silverstein
Summary Written jointly by experts in law and in public health, this book is designed specifically for public health practitioners, lawyers, healthcare providers, and law and public health educators and students. It identifies, defines, and clarifies the complex principles of law as they bear on the practice of public health
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Public health laws -- United States
Public health personnel -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Public health -- United States.
Public Health Practice -- legislation & jurisprudence
LAW -- Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice.
Public health.
Public health laws.
Public health personnel -- Legal status, laws, etc.
SUBJECT United States
Subject United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Goodman, Richard A. (Richard Alan), 1949-
ISBN 9780195301489
ABBREV TI Law in public health practice