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Community Based Public Health. Phyllis D. Meadows University of Michigan School of Public Health Office of Public Health Practice. Community Based Public Health. Roots… Decades of Work Community Own Issues and Solutions “Top Down” strategies Bridging Research and Practice

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Community based public health

Community Based Public Health

Phyllis D. Meadows

University of Michigan School of Public Health

Office of Public Health Practice


Community based public health1

Community Based Public Health

Roots…

  • Decades of Work

  • Community Own Issues and Solutions

  • “Top Down” strategies

  • Bridging Research and Practice

  • Social Exchange Models


Community based public health2

Community Based Public Health


Community based public health3

Community Based Public Health

Underlying Assumptions:

  • Solutions rest within communities

  • Power Distribution

  • Capacity to listen – objectively

  • Long-term implications

  • Communities Adapt Quickly, Change Slowly


Community based public health4

Community Based Public Health

  • How does the work get done?....

    • Engagement

    • Data and Dialogue

    • Community Driven Interpretation/Priorities

    • Draws on assets within communities


Community based public health5

Community Based Public Health

What are the aims? CBPH seeks to:

  • Improve Health Outcomes

  • Foster productive relationships

  • Sustainable Programming

  • Shared Accountability


Community based public health6

Community Based Public Health

Measures of success:

  • Defined and determined by communities

  • No “cookie cutter” measures

  • Short term (tangible), Long term (Sustainable)


Community based public health7

Community Based Public Health

Successful Models/Examples:

  • Infant Mortality Coalitions

  • Strategic Partnerships/Initiatives

  • Community Participatory Research

  • Community-Based Programs


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