ERIC Number: ED238306
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
The New Epidemiology--A Challenge to Health Administration. Issues in Epidemiology for Administration.
Crichton, Anne, Ed.; Neuhauser, Duncan, Ed.
The role of epidemiology in health administration is considered in 11 articles, and three course descriptions and a bibliography are provided. Titles and authors include the following: "The Need for Creative Managerial Epidemiology" (Gary L. Filerman); "The Growing Role of Epidemiology in Health Administration" (Maureen M. Henderson, Robin E. Scott MacStravic); "The Public Policy Impetus Toward the Epidemiological Approach to Health Planning and Administration" (Robert A. Chernow, David A. Pearson); "The Place and Content of Epidemiology in the Education of Health Planners/Administrators (Anne Crichton); "The Importance of Epidemiology in the Training of Health Planners" (J. Mark Elwood); "Integrating Epidemiology and Health Services Administration: A New Program At Yale University" (John D. Thompson); "An Epidemiologic Perspective for Managers" (K. Michael Peddecord); "The Marketing-Epidemiology Interface" (Roberta N. Clarke); "The Integration of Decision Analysis and Epidemiology in the Education of Health Administrators" (Rebecca Fuhrer); "The University of Toronto's Course in Community Health Appraisal Methods: One Course for All Community Health Professionals" (Raisa B. Deber); and "Information for Health Care: An Epidemiological Perspective" (Kerr L. White). (SW)
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Allied Health Occupations Education, Community Health Services, Course Descriptions, Disease Control, Disease Incidence, Health Needs, Health Services, Higher Education, Planning, Public Health, Public Policy
Association of University Programs in Health Administration, 1911 North Fort Myer Drive, Suite 503, Arlington, VA 22209 ($12.95, prepaid; $13.95, purchase order).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Univ. Programs in Health Administration, Arlington, VA.