For this Discussion, you will consider a case study involving a particular CBPR approach, and you will evaluate that approach’s potential for advancing policy and effecting positive social change.
- Review the case studies presented in Chapters 17, 19, and 20 of your Minkler and Wallerstein textbook. Select one of these case studies for your Discussion post.
By Day 3, post a 2- to 3-paragraph analysis that includes the following:
- A title to your post that names the case study you selected
- A description of the case study you selected
- A critique of how a CBPR approach in this arena can be helpful in pushing forward policy to create positive social change
For this Discussion, review the media, “Multi-Media PowerPoint on Financing of Public Health Initiatives,” and the Learning Resources. Consider how public health professionals may affect these decisions. Then, examine future financing decisions related to public health policy. In addition, think about how you would justify financing national public health initiatives.
With these thoughts in mind:
Post by Day 4 an explanation of how public health professionals may affect future financing decisions related to public health policy. Describe two measures that can be taken to justify the financing of national public health initiatives. Explain why these measures may be important.