Cover: Public Health Preparedness Research

Public Health Preparedness Research

Published in: Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, v. 19, Suppl. 2, Commentary, Sep./Oct. 2013, p. S6-S8

Posted on Sep 1, 2013

by Karen Smith, Paul E. Jarris, Thomas V. Inglesby, Richard Hatchett, Arthur L. Kellermann

This commentary on the scope, content, translation, and policy utility of research is shaped by the authors' perspectives from federal, state, and local levels and national policy making. The reflections presented here were offered in response to presentations at the Dynamics of Preparedness Conference in Pittsburgh, October 22-24, 2012, many of which are included in this journal supplement issue.

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