Misc.: May 2004 Archives

Monograph Selection

To all U of MN Public Health Faculty,

At this time I am pulling together a list of monograghs for purchase before the end of our fiscal year.

As you are the experts in your field, I would appreciate any and all reccomendations for various books to be added to our collection. Although I can't make any guarantees, I do feel that unless I get a huge deluge I should be able to add your suggested books. Please e-mail me ASAP. I am looking at a 6/10 to submit my list.

Thank you...suggestions and questions can be emailed to me at: Cindy Gruwell

CDC Boosts External Research to Protect Americans' Health

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announces that it is committing almost $30 million in new funding to support innovative public health research aimed at further promoting and protecting the health of Americans, with an immediate focus on producing a body of evidence that will help employers make better choices in wellness programs. The CDCís new Health Protection Research Initiative aims to strengthen public health research by encouraging more individuals and institutions to engage in research that will result in measurable improvements in public health. The availability of funds was published in the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts on April 23, 2004...

CDC Press Release: http://www.cdc.gov/od/oc/media/pressrel/r040427.htm

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