ERIC Number: ED088303
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
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Philadelphia Student Health Project Summer 1968.
Health Services and Mental Health Administration (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.
The Philadelphia Student Health Organization Summer Health Project had as a purpose to collect information relevant to the following categories: (1) descriptions of new kinds of cooperative arrangements; (2) descriptions of features of community organizations; (3) description of the health status of poor populations; (4) evaluation of the present adequacy of health care programs; (5) estimation of health attitudes of poor populations; and (6) descriptions of new methods for obtaining information relevant to the above questions. Section I of the report provides some background information to help orient the reader to the project. Section II presents papers concerning the problems assessed by the Student Health Organization. Section III contains project worker personal contact reports. Section IV presents an evaluation of the educational and attitudinal impact of the project on student participants as well as some general comments on the significance of the project as a whole. The various research instruments designed and used by the researchers in obtaining their information are contained in the Appendices of Section V. A list of the projects and the project participants appears in Section V also. (Author/PG)
Publication Type: N/A
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Authoring Institution: Health Services and Mental Health Administration (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.
Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)