Summary: An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
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- A glossary for health inequalitiesI Kawachi
Center for Society and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston 02115, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 56:647-52. 2002..reflect health inequalities between social groups or, more significantly, do they suggest a contextual effect of place?; (7) What is the contribution of the lifecourse to health inequalities?; (8) What kinds of inequality should we study?..
- Defining equity in healthP Braveman
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0900, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 57:254-8. 2003..To propose a definition of health equity to guide operationalisation and measurement, and to discuss the practical importance of clarity in defining this concept...
- Poverty and health sector inequalitiesAdam Wagstaff
The World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
Bull World Health Organ 80:97-105. 2002..It is argued that too little is known about the impacts of such policies, notwithstanding a wealth of measurement techniques and considerable evidence on the extent and causes of inequalities...
- Building capacity in health research in the developing worldMary Ann Lansang
International Clinical Epidemiology Network Trust, Ramon Magsaysay Center, 1680 Roxas Blvd, Manila, 1004, Philippines
Bull World Health Organ 82:764-70. 2004..Greater national and international investment in capacity building in developing countries has the greatest potential for securing dynamic and agile knowledge systems that can deliver better health and equity, now and in the future...
- Availability of primary care doctors and population health in England: is there an association?Martin C Gulliford
Department of Public Health Sciences, Kings College London, Capital House, 42 Weston Street, London SEI 3QD
J Public Health Med 24:252-4. 2002..This paper reports an ecological analysis that evaluated whether population health was associated with general practitioner (GP) supply in England...
- Social inequalities in health within countries: not only an issue for affluent nationsPaula Braveman
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0900, USA
Soc Sci Med 54:1621-35. 2002..Particularly in the context of an increasingly globalized world, improvements in health for privileged groups should suggest what could, with political will, be possible for all...
- Unfairness and the social gradient of metabolic syndrome in the Whitehall II StudyRoberto De Vogli
International Institute for Society and Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
J Psychosom Res 63:413-9. 2007..Little work has investigated the relationship between unfairness and risk factors for heart disease. We examine the role of unfairness in predicting the metabolic syndrome and explaining the social gradient of the metabolic syndrome...
- Incarcerated sex workers and HIV prevention in China: social suffering and social justice countermeasuresJoseph Tucker
Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Infectious Diseases, GRJ 504, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Soc Sci Med 70:121-9. 2010..detention uses ethnographic, legal, and public health data to describe social suffering and countervailing social justice responses among incarcerated sex workers (ISW) in China...
- Playing it safe: assessing cumulative impact and social vulnerability through an environmental justice screening method in the South Coast Air Basin, CaliforniaJames L Sadd
Department of Environmental Science, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA 94001, USA
Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:1441-59. 2011....
- Allocation of deceased donor kidneys for transplantation: opinions of patients with CKDColin C Geddes
Renal Unit, Western Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Am J Kidney Dis 46:949-56. 2005..The aim of this single-center survey is to seek patient opinion about the relative importance of factors used to determine the optimal transplant recipient in kidney allocation schemes...
- Disgust and the moralization of purityE J Horberg
Department of Psychology, Institute of Personality and Social Research, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 97:963-76. 2009..Finally, across studies, individuals of lower socioeconomic status (SES) were more likely than individuals of higher SES to moralize purity but not justice or harm/care...
- Environmental justice: human health and environmental inequalitiesRobert J Brulle
Department of Culture and Communication, School of Public Health, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 27:103-24. 2006..We conclude that more research is needed that links environmental inequalities with public health outcomes...
- Ingroup glorification, moral disengagement, and justice in the context of collective violenceBernhard Leidner
Department of Psychology, New School for Social Research, New York, NY 10011, USA
Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1115-29. 2010....
- Engaging men as social justice allies in ending violence against women: evidence for a social norms approachPatricia M Fabiano
Prevention and Wellness Services, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA 98225 9039, USA
J Am Coll Health 52:105-12. 2003..counters the misperception of rape-supportive environments, can be a critical part of comprehensive campus efforts to catalyze and support men's development as women's social justice allies in preventing sexual violence against women.
- LGBT Africa: a social justice movement emerges in the era of HIVChris Beyrer
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
SAHARA J 9:177-9. 2012..Homophobia is a barrier to social acceptance and to health and other social services, but African communities are showing reliance in addressing stigma and discrimination, and in organizing for rights and social tolerance...
- Closing the translation gap for justice requirements in international researchBridget Pratt
Dept of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
J Med Ethics 38:552-8. 2012..Such empirical work is necessary to inform the articulation of obligations of justice in international research and to develop guidance on how to fulfil them in order to facilitate better adherence to guidelines' requirements...
- Evolving values in ethics and global health researchC B IJsselmuiden
Council on Health Research for Development, Geneva, Switzerland
Glob Public Health 5:154-63. 2010..such as cultural differences in informed consent practices towards a greater emphasis on development and social justice. We anticipate that the next 'era' in international research ethics will involve an intensification of this ..
- An overview of methods for monitoring social disparities in cancer with an example using trends in lung cancer incidence by area-socioeconomic position and race-ethnicity, 1992-2004Sam Harper
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Am J Epidemiol 167:889-99. 2008..A suite of indicators is needed to provide a clear picture of health disparity change...
- Effort-reward imbalance, procedural injustice and relational injustice as psychosocial predictors of health: complementary or redundant models?Mika Kivimaki
International Institute for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
Occup Environ Med 64:659-65. 2007..The authors examined whether procedural injustice and relational injustice are associated with employee health in addition to, and in combination with, effort-reward imbalance...
- Justice and procedure: how does "accountability for reasonableness" result in fair limit-setting decisions?A Rid
Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Room 1C118, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Med Ethics 35:12-6. 2009....
- Egalitarian motives in humansChristopher T Dawes
Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego, California 92093, USA
Nature 446:794-6. 2007..The results suggest that egalitarian motives affect income-altering behaviours, and may therefore be an important factor underlying the evolution of strong reciprocity and, hence, cooperation in humans...
- Children's health inequalities: ethical and political challenges to seeking social justiceErika Blacksher
Columbia University, USA
Hastings Cent Rep 38:28-35. 2008..Do these harms amount to a problem of social justice? And if so, what should be done about it? Parents are usually granted considerable leeway to make decisions ..
- What does 'access to health care' mean?Martin Gulliford
Department of Public Health Sciences, King s College London, UK
J Health Serv Res Policy 7:186-8. 2002..Equity of access may be measured in terms of the availability, utilisation or outcomes of services. Both horizontal and vertical dimensions of equity require consideration...
- Beyond cultural competence: critical consciousness, social justice, and multicultural educationArno K Kumagai
Family Centered Experience Program and Longitudinal Case Studies, Office of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5726, USA
Acad Med 84:782-7. 2009..Such an orientation will lead to the training of physicians equally skilled in the biomedical aspects of medicine and in the role medicine plays in ensuring social justice and meeting human needs.
- Priority setting in the provincial health services authority: survey of key decision makersFlora Teng
Centre for Healthcare Innovation and Improvement, B C Research Institute for Children s and Women s Health, Vancouver, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 7:84. 2007..The current work adds to a limited yet growing body of international literature describing priority setting practices in health organizations...
- Reuse of samples: ethical issues encountered by two institutional ethics review committees in KenyaSimon K Langat
P O Box 30568, 00100 Nairobi, Kenya
Bioethics 19:537-49. 2005..It is proposed that these issues should be addressed through policy interventions at both the national and global levels...
- Putting equity in health back onto the social policy agenda: experience from South AfricaDi McIntyre
Department of Community Health, Health Sciences Faculty, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Soc Sci Med 54:1637-56. 2002....
- Place-focused physical activity research, human agency, and social justice in public health: taking agency seriously in studies of the built environmentErika Blacksher
University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Bioethics and Humanities, USA
Health Place 18:172-9. 2012..maintain that taking agency seriously is essential to the pursuit of health equity and the broader demands of social justice in public health, an important consideration as studies of the built environment and physical activity ..
- Inequalities in health care use and expenditures: empirical data from eight developing countries and countries in transitionM Makinen
Abt Associates Inc, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
Bull World Health Organ 78:55-65. 2000..These analyses could be used to measure the impact of health policy changes on inequality...
- Making health systems more equitableDavidson R Gwatkin
Lancet 364:1273-80. 2004....
- Striding toward social justice: the ecologic milieu of physical activityRebecca E Lee
Texas Obesity Research Center, Health and Human Performance, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
Exerc Sport Sci Rev 37:10-7. 2009Disparities in physical activity should be investigated in light of social justice principles...
- Two dogmas of research ethics and the integrative approach to human-subjects researchAlex John London
Department of Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
J Med Philos 32:99-116. 2007..After highlighting these shortcomings, this article illustrates the benefits of rejecting these dogmas by sketching the broad outlines of an alternative called the "integrative approach" to clinical research...
- Sharing the benefits of genetic resources: from biodiversity to human geneticsDoris Schroeder
Centre for Professional Ethics, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom
Dev World Bioeth 6:135-43. 2006....
- Taking tissue seriously means taking communities seriouslyRoss E G Upshur
University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1L4, Canada
BMC Med Ethics 8:11. 2007..This often leads to the export of human tissue (defined broadly) from the developing to the developed world for analysis. These practices raise a number of important ethical issues that require attention...
- Restricted treatments, inducements, and research participationSarah J L Edwards
Centre for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine UCL, Research and Development Directorate, University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, London W1P 9LL, UK
Bioethics 20:77-91. 2006..Some participants may therefore be exploited for scientific purposes in the name of public interest. There are nonetheless compelling reasons for keeping some restrictive regulation in this area...
- Evidence on equalisation in health in youth from the West of ScotlandPatrick West
MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
Soc Sci Med 59:13-27. 2004..This in turn suggests that international comparisons have considerable analytic potential for identifying the conditions under which equalisation does and does not occur...
- A note on the decomposition of the health concentration indexPhilip M Clarke
Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford, UK
Health Econ 12:511-6. 2003..These methods provide insights into the nature of inequality that can be used to inform policy design to reduce income related health inequalities...
- Banking on it: public policy and the ethics of stem cell research and developmentMita Giacomini
Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, HSC 3H1C, 1200 Main Street, West, Hamilton, Ont, Canada L8N 3Z5
Soc Sci Med 65:1490-500. 2007..They are therefore highly worthy of scientific pursuit. This conclusion is provisional and the framework must be reapplied as scientific knowledge, technological capacity and ethical mores evolve...
- Ethnic aged discrimination and disparities in health and social care: a question of social justiceMegan Jane Johnstone
Division of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University Bundoora West Campus, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Australas J Ageing 27:110-5. 2008..It is further suggested that unless cultural racism is named as a structural mechanism by which ethnic aged disparities in health and social care have been created and maintained, redressing them will remain difficult...
- The right to sutures: social epidemiology, human rights, and social justiceSridhar Venkatapuram
University College London, Deptartment of Epidemiology and Public Health, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, UK
Health Hum Rights 12:3-16. 2010..approaches to advancing health and health equity as compared to a view that focuses more broadly on social justice. The concluding section identifies four areas where social epidemiologists, practitioners of social medicine, ..
- Public spending on health care in Africa: do the poor benefit?F Castro-Leal
World Bank, Latin America and Caribbean Region, Washington DC, USA
Bull World Health Organ 78:66-74. 2000..The constraints that prevent the poor from taking advantage of these services must also be addressed if the public subsidies are to be effective in reaching the poor...
- Medical education for social justice: Paulo Freire revisitedSayantani DasGupta
Division of General Pediatrics, Columbia University, 622 W 168th St VC 402, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Med Humanit 27:245-51. 2006Although social justice is an integral component of medical professionalism, there is little discussion in medical education about how to teach it to future physicians...
- Health equity and social justiceF Peter
Department of Economics, University of Basel, Petersgraben 51, 4003 Basel, Switzerland
J Appl Philos 18:159-70. 2001..and puts forward an approach which embeds the pursuit of health equity within the general pursuit of social justice. It defends an indirect approach to health equity, which views social inequalities in health as unjust in so ..
- Exploring social welfare functions and violation of monotonicity: an example from inequalities in healthIgnacio Abasolo
Departamento de Economía de Las Instituciones, Estadística Económica y Econometría, Universidad de La Laguna, Campus de Guajara, La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
J Health Econ 23:313-29; discussion 332-4. 2004..The results (with 973 usable responses) give strong support to the existence of public preferences which violate the monotonicity principle, and thus to the usefulness of the alternative specification proposed here...
- Reversal of misfortune: viewing tobacco as a social justice issueCheryl Healton
The American Legacy Foundation, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Am J Public Health 94:186-91. 2004
- Social justice in pandemic preparednessDebra Debruin
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
Am J Public Health 102:586-91. 2012Pandemic influenza planning in the United States violates the demands of social justice in 2 fundamental respects: it embraces the neutrality of procedural justice at the expense of more substantive concern with health disparities, thus ..
- Rethinking medical ethics: a view from belowPaul Farmer
Program in Infectious Disease and Social Change, 641 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115 USA
Dev World Bioeth 4:17-41. 2004..We conclude that medical ethics must grapple more persistently with the growing problem posed by the yawning 'outcome gap' between rich and poor...
- Teaching global bioethicsJames Dwyer
University of Pittsburgh, 3708 Fifth Avenue, Suite 300, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Bioethics 17:432-46. 2003..At the end of my paper, I reflect on questions that I have not resolved: how to delineate the scope of bioethics, whether my approach over-politicises bioethics, and how to understand the responsibilities of bioethicists...
- "Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who in this land is fairest of all?"--Distributional sensitivity in the measurement of socioeconomic inequality of healthGuido Erreygers
Department of Economics, University of Antwerp, City Campus, Prinsstraat 13, 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium
J Health Econ 31:257-70. 2012..We compare the different indices empirically for under-five mortality rates and the number of antenatal visits in developing countries...
- An ethics framework for public healthN E Kass
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and the Johns Hopkins University Bioethics Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
Am J Public Health 91:1776-82. 2001..To advance traditional public health goals while maximizing individual liberties and furthering social justice, public health interventions should reduce morbidity or mortality; data must substantiate that a program (or ..
- The social justice roots of the Mentors in Violence Prevention model and its application in a high school settingJackson Katz
MVP Strategies, Long Beach, CA, USA
Violence Against Women 17:684-702. 2011The social justice roots and theory of the Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) model is presented, followed by an empirical study examining the influence of MVP in high school settings...
- Addressing the immunization coverage paradox: A matter of children's rights and social justiceDavid N Durrheim
Hunter New England Health, Wallsend, Australia
Clin Ther 32:1496-8. 2010The Convention on the Rights of the Child and the principles of social justice demand that all children have equal access to effective childhood immunization...
- Community-based applied research with Latino immigrant families: informing practice and research according to ethical and social justice principlesAna Baumann
Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
Fam Process 50:132-48. 2011..The current manuscript describes key lessons that we have learned in this process. Finally, reflections for research, practice, and social policy are included...
- Global bioethics: utopia or reality?Sirkku K Hellsten
Department of Philosophy, University of Helsinki, PO Box 9, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
Dev World Bioeth 8:70-81. 2008....
- Principles help to analyse but often give no solution--secondary prevention after a cardiac eventLars Westin
Department of Medical Ethics, University of Lund, Sweden
Health Care Anal 14:111-7; discussion 119-22. 2006..Most (if not all) physicians would strongly encourage life style changes, but surprisingly there is no uncontroversial justification for this conclusion using principles...
- Ethical issues of obesity surgery--a health technology assessmentSamuli I Saarni
Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
Obes Surg 21:1469-76. 2011..Obesity should be treated like other diseases in health care, and obesity surgery rationed like other cost-effective treatments. Positive actions to ensure patient autonomy and just access to surgical treatments may be warranted...
- Marching toward reproductive justice: coalitional (re) framing of the March for Women's LivesZakiya T Luna
University of Michigan
Sociol Inq 80:554-78. 2010..I argue that this new coalition frame translated into positive lasting changes in organizing for women's reproductive health even as the coalition dissolved and some of the tensions within the larger women's movement remain...
- Health disparities and health equity: concepts and measurementPaula Braveman
Center on Social Disparities in Health, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0900, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 27:167-94. 2006..g., the wealthiest, the most powerful racial/ethnic group-and all others, not only between the best- and worst-off groups. Pursuing health equity means pursuing the elimination of such health disparities/inequalities...
- A qualitative study of the extent to which health gain matters when choosing between groups of patientsP Dolan
Sheffield Health Economics Group, University of Sheffield, UK
Health Policy 51:19-30. 2000..However, this was subject to the outcome constraint that treatments are sufficiently effective. An important question for future research, then is 'how effective do treatments have to be for the principle of equal access to apply?'..
- Rethinking equal access: agency, quality, and normsJ P Ruger
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
Glob Public Health 2:78-96. 2007....
- Benchmarks for social justice: assessing the fairness of academic conference participationColleen M Davison
Centre for Health and Policy Studies, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Promot Educ 12:71-6. 2005
- Bed bugs, public health, and social justice: Part 1, A call to actionChristopher Eddy
Master of Public Health Program, Wright State University, Kettering, OH 45420 4006, USA
J Environ Health 73:8-14. 2011..The escalating global bed bug resurgence leaves the divided public health community in a precarious social justice position if the lack of response to bed bug infestations disproportionately impacts underserved populations...
- An evidence-based approach to benchmarking the fairness of health-sector reform in developing countriesNorman Daniels
Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Population and International Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Bull World Health Organ 83:534-40. 2005..Collaboration across sites can yield a catalogue of indicators that will facilitate further work...
- On the subjective quality of social justice: the role of affect as information in the psychology of justice judgmentsKees van den Bos
Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
J Pers Soc Psychol 85:482-98. 2003..Implications for the social psychology of justice and the literature on social cognition and affect are discussed...
- Responsibilities for poverty-related ill healthThomas W Pogge
Ethics Int Aff 16:71-9. 2002
- The psychology of compensatory and retributive justiceJohn M Darley
Department of Psychology, Princeton University, NJ 08544, USA
Pers Soc Psychol Rev 7:324-36. 2003..Theory about the exact nature of the emotional reactions is considered, along with suggestions for directions for future research...
- Social justice as a framework for professional nursingDoris M Boutain
University of Washington, School of Nursing, 125 Martin Luther King Jr Way E, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
J Nurs Educ 44:404-8. 2005..more research is designed to document, rather than alter, those trends, nurses are called on to reinvest in a social justice agenda...
- Applying feminist, multicultural, and social justice theory to diverse women who function as caregivers in end-of-life and palliative home careChristopher J Mackinnon
Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Palliat Support Care 7:501-12. 2009..The goal of this review is to conceptualize diverse women's experiences in palliative home care from feminist, multicultural, and social justice perspectives.
- Teaching public health through a pedagogy of collegialityVivian Chávez
Department of Health Education, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Calif 94132, USA
Am J Public Health 96:1175-80. 2006....
- Social justice and disadvantaged groupsLori Uscher-Pines
Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
Hastings Cent Rep 37:32-9. 2007..Unfortunately, there is little evidence that anybody is thinking about that...
- Environmental victims: environmental injustice issues that threaten the health of children living in povertyShava Cureton
Clark Atlanta University, Whitney M Young Jr School of Social Work, Austell, GA 30106, USA
Rev Environ Health 26:141-7. 2011....
- On the interpretation of a concentration index of inequalityXander Koolman
Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Health Econ 13:649-56. 2004..These relationships are illustrated using data on inequality in dental care utilisation in European countries taken from the European Community Household Panel survey...
- Race, wealth, and solid waste facilities in North CarolinaJennifer M Norton
Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Environ Health Perspect 115:1344-50. 2007....
- Mental illness stigma: problem of public health or social justice?Patrick W Corrigan
Joint Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago 60616, USA
Soc Work 50:363-8. 2005
- Triage in medicine, part II: Underlying values and principlesJohn C Moskop
Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University and the University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, Greenville, NC, USA
Ann Emerg Med 49:282-7. 2007..We conclude with an analysis of three principles of distributive justice that have been proposed to guide triage decisions...
- Less power or powerless? Egocentric empathy gaps and the irony of having little versus no power in social decision makingMichel J J Handgraaf
Department of Work and Organizational Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1136-49. 2008..They prefer more power over less, expecting higher outcomes when they are more powerful, especially when less power entails powerlessness. Results are discussed in relation to empathy gaps and social responsibility...
- Protecting elderly people: flaws in ageist argumentsM M Rivlin
Department of Philosophy, University of Leeds
BMJ 310:1179-82. 1995..Furthermore, ageist policies, which deny elderly people treatment on the sole grounds of their age, are both unfair and discriminatory and should therefore be resisted...
- The application of social and adult learning theory to training in community pediatrics, social justice, and child advocacyThomas G DeWitt
Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Pediatrics 112:755-7. 2003..framework for conveying the context of community pediatrics and issues related to child health equity and social justice to practicing pediatricians and pediatricians in training...
- Preventing racism and promoting social justice: person-centered and environment-centered interventionsLarisa Buhin
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
J Prim Prev 30:43-59. 2009This paper proposes that prevention of racism is a social justice issue in light of the pervasively detrimental effects of racism on all members of our society and the especially traumatizing effects for people of color...
- Maximizing health benefits and minimizing inequality: incorporating local-scale data in the design and evaluation of air quality policiesNeal Fann
U S Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
Risk Anal 31:908-22. 2011..We demonstrate the value of this approach to policymakers as they develop cost-effective air quality management plans that maximize risk reduction while minimizing health inequality...
- Alternatives to national average income data as eligibility criteria for international subsidies: a social justice perspectiveSirine Shebaya
Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University Health, Policy and Management, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States
Dev World Bioeth 10:141-9. 2010..Instead, we suggest alternative indicators more sensitive to social justice concerns that merit consideration by policy-makers developing new initiatives to redress health inequities in ..
- Unfair? It depends: neural correlates of fairness in social contextBerna Güroğlu
Institute of Psychology, Department of Developmental Psychology, Leiden University, Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden, The Netherlands
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:414-23. 2010..Together, results highlight the significance of intentionality considerations in fairness-related social decision-making processes...
- Income inequality, primary care, and health indicatorsL Shi
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and Hygiene, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
J Fam Pract 48:275-84. 1999....
- Justice and the human development approach to international researchAlex John London
Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Hastings Cent Rep 35:24-37. 2005
- The neural processing of moral sensitivity to issues of justice and careDiana Robertson
Goizueta Business School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Neuropsychologia 45:755-66. 2007....
- What does social justice require for the public's health? Public health ethics and policy imperativesLawrence O Gostin
Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1053-60. 2006..This Commentary explores how social justice sheds light on major ongoing controversies in the field, and it provides examples of the kinds of policies ..
- Commentary: Reconciling the three accounts of social capitalIchiro Kawachi
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Int J Epidemiol 33:682-90; discussion 700-4. 2004
- Changing health inequalities in east and west Germany since unificationEllen Nolte
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Soc Sci Med 58:119-36. 2004..This suggests that mechanisms involved in the association of socio-economic factors and health possibly behave differently in east and west...
- Perceived social justice, long-term unemployment and health. A survey among marginalised groups in AustriaWolfgang Freidl
Institute of Social Medicine and Epidemiology, Medical University of Graz, Universitätsstrasse 6 1, 8010, Graz, Austria
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:547-53. 2007..Long-term unemployment and the perception of social justice may both additionally endanger health...
- Why it is time to review the role of private health insurance in AustraliaLeonie Segal
Centre for Health Economics, Monash University
Aust Health Rev 27:3-15. 2004..Ad hoc policy adjustments need to be replaced by a coherent policy towards PHI, one that recognises the fundamental change in its role and significance in the context of universal health coverage...
- Pandemic influenza preparedness: an ethical framework to guide decision-makingAlison K Thompson
Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St, Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1W8, Canada
BMC Med Ethics 7:E12. 2006..Good pandemic planning requires reflection on values because science alone cannot tell us how to prepare for a public health crisis...
- Effort-reward imbalance and relational injustice at work predict sickness absence: the Whitehall II studyJenny Head
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
J Psychosom Res 63:433-40. 2007..We studied the impact of relational justice and effort-reward imbalance on subsequent rates of sickness absence...
- Equity in health and healthcare in Malawi: analysis of trendsEyob Zere
World Health Organization, Lilongwe, Malawi
BMC Public Health 7:78. 2007..Achievement of the Millennium Development Goals is likely to be compromised if inequities in health/healthcare are not properly addressed...
- The distribution of biomedical research resources and international justiceDavid B Resnik
Department of Medical Humanities New Programs, The Bioethics Center 2S 17 Brody Building, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University Greenville, NC 27858 4354 USA
Dev World Bioeth 4:42-57. 2004..To facilitate this effort, developed countries should establish a trust fund dedicated to research on the health problems of developing nations similar to the Global AIDS Fund...
- Harm reduction through a social justice lensBernadette Pauly
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Box 1700, Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2, Canada
Int J Drug Policy 19:4-10. 2008..However, harm reduction with a primary focus on reducing the harms of drug use fails focus on the harms associated with the context of drug use such as homelessness, violence and poverty...
- Human rights and the national interest: migrants, healthcare and social justicePhillip Cole
Middlesex University, Trent Park, Bramley Road, London N14 4YZ, UK
J Med Ethics 33:269-72. 2007..The exclusion of migrants of any status from any welfare system cannot be ethically justified because the distinction between citizens and migrants cannot be an ethical one...
- Justice and placebo controlsJennifer S Hawkins
Department of Philosophy, University of Toronto, Canada
Soc Theory Pract 32:467-96. 2006
- Assessing the social class of children from parental information to study possible social inequalities in health outcomesOscar Zurriaga
Department of Epidemiology, Public Health Regional Authority, Regional Health Department, Valencia, Spain
Ann Epidemiol 14:378-84. 2004..When the subjects are children, the assessment of social class must be made indirectly from parental data. We propose correspondence analysis as a method for combining parental information...
- Priority setting in developing countries health care institutions: the case of a Ugandan hospitalLydia Kapiriri
Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1L4, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 6:127. 2006..The objective of this paper is to describe priority setting in a teaching hospital in Uganda and evaluate the description against an ethical framework for fair priority setting processes--Accountability for Reasonableness...
- Health inequities, environmental insecurity and the attainment of the millennium development goals in sub-Saharan Africa: the case study of ZambiaStella C E Anyangwe
World Health Organization Country Office, Andrew Mwenya Beit Roads, P O Box 32346, Lusaka, Republic of Zambia, Africa
Int J Environ Res Public Health 3:217-27. 2006....
- Clarifying efficiency-equity tradeoffs through explicit criteria, with a focus on developing countriesChris James
Department of Health System Financing, Expenditure and Resource Allocation, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Health Care Anal 13:33-51. 2005..A number of key efficiency and equity criteria are examined, in particular analysing how potential tradeoffs could be incorporated into the decision making process...
- Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws (EUDL)Christopher Spera; Fiscal Year: 2009..Work performed under this contract will include the evaluation of all activities developed at each of the sites mentioned above. ..
- Ethical and Legal Challenges in Communicating Individual Biomonitoring and PersonRachel Morello-Frosch; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Health-Seeking Behaviors among Men with Criminal Justice and Substance Abuse HistPamela Valera; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Mapping Etiological Pathways to SV Perpetration from Childhood to Young AdulthoodMichele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2011..Findings from the extended follow-up of the Growing up with Media study will provide insight into the etiology of sexual violence perpetration as youth transition from adolescence into adulthood. ..
- Supporting Health in Drug Treatment Court for Women with HIV or Hepatitis CDiane S Morse; Fiscal Year: 2013..The compelling public health needs of these women defendants mandate a creative, broad based approach. ..
- Best Practices in Mental Health Research Ethics Conference SeriesJames M DuBois; Fiscal Year: 2010..The proposed conference series will review empirical studies that address the ethical aspects of mental health research to identify best practices and areas requiring further investigation. ..
- Feasibility, benefits, and acceptability of lowering the BAC standard in the USDavid W Eby; Fiscal Year: 2013..g., driver, those who served the alcohol, alcohol manufacturer);and demographics. The results should be useful for states that want to reduce unintentional AID-related death and injuries by lowering the illegal BAC limit for driving. ..
- EVOLUTION OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE POPULATIONWilliam W Eaton; Fiscal Year: 2013..It will show the consequences of receiving, and not receiving, treatment for common mental disorders. Documentation of mortality, costs, and consequences provides basic information for the public health approach to mental disorders. ..
- Challenging and Expanding Paradigms of Aging with HIVKERI NICOLE ALTHOFF; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- A Randomized Efficacy Trial of Moms and Teens for Safe DatesVangie A Foshee; Fiscal Year: 2012..Theoretically- and empirically-based mediators of these program effects will be assessed (Aim 2), as will moderators of program effects on psychological and physical dating abuse perpetration (Aim 3). ..
- Drug Abuse, Incarceration &Health Disparities in HIV/AIDS: A Longitudinal StudyLinda A Teplin; Fiscal Year: 2013..This study responds to the initiatives of NIDA, NIAAA, and other NIH institutes to reduce health disparities in HIV/AIDS in minority populations. ..
- The Demography of Prisoner Reentry: Residential Moves & Changing Social ContextsJEFFREY D contact MORENOFF; Fiscal Year: 2010..The data we would assemble would also allow us to develop a future proposal analyzing the health outcomes and mortality of returning parolees. ..
- Research Training in Mental Health Services and SystemsJoseph P Morrissey; Fiscal Year: 2013..Given the sustained excellence of this training program, funds are requested to continue NRSA-support for four postdoctoral fellows each year during the next five-years. ..
- Prospective Risk and Protective Factors for Suicide and co-occurring Risk BehavioMANFRED HENDRIKUS MARIA VAN DULMEN; Fiscal Year: 2010..2008) and SES. ..
- The Logics for HIV Risk among Street-Based Heroin InjectorsPhilippe Bourgois; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Preventing HIV/AIDS Among Teens in Juvenile JusticeGeri R Donenberg; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Emergency Contraception to Prevent Pregnancy: Missed Opportunities for Care.MICHELLE LYNNE MUNRO; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Health Risk Behavior in Late Childhood: Impact of Longitudinal Randomized TrialSTEPHANIE contact JONES; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Testing a Comorbid PTSD &Substance/Alcohol Use Intervention in Delinquent GirlsAmy E Lansing; Fiscal Year: 2013..This research will serve as a model for implementing and evaluating evidence based treatments with high-risk youth who gain the attention of the Juvenile Court but are traditionally underserved in the general community. ..
- Jacksonville Racial and Ethnic Environmental Approaches to Community Health (REEACynthia M Harris; Fiscal Year: 2011..and enhanced training of local public health and environmental specialists in cutting edge technology that help inform the link between environmental exposures and human health in the north and urban core areas of Jacksonville, Florida ..
- Neuropeptides, Social Stress and Drugs of AbuseKlaus A Miczek; Fiscal Year: 2013..The proposed research on CRF-R1 in the ventral tegmental area promises to identify one critical target in the neurocircuitry of social stress for therapeutic intervention, especially in cases of intense "binge"-like cocaine intake. ..
- Multidisciplinary Study of Race Appearance Ancestry Discrimination &PrejudiceJENNIFER KRISTIN WAGNER; Fiscal Year: 2013..Together, the research aims of this project will have broad implications for biomedical research, medical practice, and legal practice and will help us come closer to eliminating racial disparities in health and justice. ..
- Hazardous Material Worker Health and Safety Training (U45) Cooperative AgreementCraig Slatin; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- MI Youth Violence Prevention CenterMarc A Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2013..We will conduct a process evaluation of the component programs to assure their intended effects are realized and an overall evaluation of the Center. ..
- A Comparison of Methadone Treatment Systems in California and British ColumbiaBohdan Nosyk; Fiscal Year: 2013..We expect that the model can subsequently be used as a tool by these and other jurisdictions to study hypothetical effects of policy changes on opioid treatment systems, intervention effects, and the clients they serve. ..
- Ethical & Methodological Standards for Trials of Invasive Therapeutic ProceduresCarol M Ashton; Fiscal Year: 2010..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The project will result in substantial and much-needed improvements in the methodological and ethical quality of trials performed to evaluate invasive therapeutic procedures in humans. ..
- Trajectories of Drugs Abuse in High Risk YouthLinda A Teplin; Fiscal Year: 2011....
- Mapping "Race" and Inequality: Best Practices forTheorizing and OperationalizingNANCY contact LOPEZ; Fiscal Year: 2010..and biological sciences for an intensive, two-day workshop at the Institute for the Study of "Race" &Social Justice, housed at the RWJF Center for Health Policy, a NIH-Center of Excellence at UNM (April 28-29, 2011)...
- Drug Use, Disorder & HIV/AIDS Risk in Juvenile Justice Youth:A Longitudinal StudyLinda A Teplin; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Effectiveness of IPT for Men and Women Prisoners with Major DepressionJennifer E Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013..effectiveness of IPT for MDD in prisons, will assess its cost, and will provide the foundation for research on implementation of evidence-based treatments for a severe and prevalent disorder among this vulnerable, understudied population ..
- Emotion-Focused Intervention for Mothers and Children Under StressJoann Wu Shortt; Fiscal Year: 2010..This project will help mothers, caregivers, and children adjust to life outside of prison by teaching them healthy emotional skills. ..
- Cost, Benefit &Regulation of Buprenorphine Treatment for Medicaid BeneficiariesRobin E Clark; Fiscal Year: 2012..New knowledge gained from the study will be useful for developing more cost-effective policies and practices for managing opioid substitution treatment. ..
- Behavioral Economic Analysis of Medical Marijuana Use in HIV+ PatientsMark K Greenwald; Fiscal Year: 2013..These findings will be disseminated to patients, providers and society to promote public health and informed policy debate. ..
- Measuring Prisoners'Voluntary Consent to Clinical Research for Opioid DependencePAUL PASQUALE CHRISTOPHER; Fiscal Year: 2013..This, in turn, will support the ethical advancement of much-needed clinical research on opioid dependence and related conditions among prisoners. ..
- LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF SUBSTANCE USE, INCARCERATION, AND STI IN THE USMARIA RABIA KHAN; Fiscal Year: 2010..Hence, interventions effective in reducing incarceration-related STI/HIV transmission that may be developed, in part, based on this research would prevent substantial numbers of new infections. ..
- CHOICES-TEEN: A Bundled Risk Reduction Intervention for Juvenile Justice FemalesDANIELLE ELIZABETH PARRISH; Fiscal Year: 2012..Findings will inform fuure evidence-based prevention programming for this vulnerable population, many of whom are ethnic minorities disproportionately at risk. ..
- Dev. of a Suicide Prevention Training Curr f/Justice Sys GatekeepersHenry J Steadman; Fiscal Year: 2009..The potential for this project to have a significant impact on public health is paramount, as is its potential to act as a vehicle for creating, facilitating and integrating successful community partnerships . ..
- Mount Sinai Injury Control Research Center (MS-ICRC)Wayne A Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2013..Recommendations for curricula changes to be incorporated into programs for medical and other professional training will also be developed. ..
- Disparities in sexually transmitted infections among young women: Role of individSARAH ELIZABETH WIEHE; Fiscal Year: 2010..From a public health and health services perspective, this information will aid in guiding policy and individually-targeted action in STI treatment and prevention. ..
- Reducing drug use and HIV risk in drug-dependent adults arrested for prostitutionAnthony DeFulio; Fiscal Year: 2013..Overall, this treatment could serve as a novel and ideal intervention for drug-dependent adults arrested for prostitution while reducing criminal justice costs. ..
- Standardization of the Hispanic Stress Inventory 2Richard C Cervantes; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- TOWAR: a comprehensive Training on Women's Addiction and RecoveryNENA PORTIA MESSINA; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- CIT &MH Service Access in Police Contacts: Impact on Outcomes of Persons w/SMIAmy C Watson; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Evidence-Based Ethics and Mental Health Research with PrisonersMark E Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- UCLA - Cairo University Addiction Unit Research Training ProgramRichard A Rawson; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Hazardous Material Worker Health and Safety Training (U45), Cooperative AgreementLINDA L DELP; Fiscal Year: 2013..The CAC will also convene a Community Forum to address occupational or environmental health and security issues related to the transport of global goods from the ports throughout the Southern California region. ..
- FRESH: Dual Home Screening for Lung Cancer PreventionEllen J Hahn; Fiscal Year: 2013..Project The proposal is directly relevant to public health in that it has the potential to prevent lung cancer by reducing exposure to radon and secondhand smoke in the home. ..
- Alcohol and Substance Use Disorders from Adolescence through Age 30Christopher S Martin; Fiscal Year: 2012..The results will increase our understanding of how to prevent and treat adolescent and young adult substance disorders. ..
- Behavioral Neurobiology of Aggression, Alcohol, GABA, and 5-HTKlaus A Miczek; Fiscal Year: 2013..The anticipated outcome will identify targets for therapeutic interventions. ..
- The Prescriber Opioid Risk Reduction Strategies (PORRS) StudyJeanine K Mount; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- A Web-Based Program to Prevent Mental Health Risks in Medical ExaminersELIZABETH N BRONDOLO; Fiscal Year: 2011..The ability to decrease risk for PTSD and comorbid symptoms has enormous public health relevance for a group that plays a vital public health and criminal justice function. ..
- Action Research to Advance Implementation in the CJS: CJ-DATS 2 ContinuationFaye S Taxman; Fiscal Year: 2010..The emphasis will be on accessing drug treatment, HIV continuum of care, and other services to link justice and community agencies to provide a continuum of care for reentering offenders. ..
- Precursors to Borderline and Antisocial Personality Disorders in AdolescenceLori N Scott; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Alcohol Pharmacotherapies Among Released PrisonersSANDRA ANN SPRINGER; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- NDRI Rocky Mountain Research Center for CJDATS 2Stanley Sacks; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Access to Mental Health Services among Released State PrisonersDavid L Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2013..In addition to the proposed analyses, the database constructed in this pilot project will lead to several future lines of policy-significant research to improve the health and mental health of released prisoners. ..
- Human Rights and Public Health: Eliminating Minority Health Disparities in the SFMariana Ferreira; Fiscal Year: 2010..SFSU is a minority-serving institution (MSI) committed to promoting equity and social justice for both campus and external constituencies through the diversity of its students and employees...
- Neuroimaging Youth with Callous-Unemotional CD &Comorbid Substance AbuseGina M Vincent; Fiscal Year: 2013..Better understanding the neurobiological and psychosocial factors affecting CU-CD youth should help the addiction, mental health, and justice system to have both an immediate and long term effect on reducing drug addiction. ..
- Structural Pathways for South African Men to Reduce Substance Abuse &HIVMary Jane Rotheram; Fiscal Year: 2012..Our goal is to create a successful, neighborhood-level HIV prevention strategy and structural pathway out of poverty for young men via non-stigmatizing, pro-social soccer and artisan vocational mentoring. ..
- Urban Mindfulness and Addictions ResearchThomas M Lyons; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Evaluating South Dakota's 24/7 Sobriety ProgramBEAU GRIFFIN KILMER; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- RCT of an augmented test, treat, link, &retain model for NC and Texas prisonersDavid A Wohl; Fiscal Year: 2013..The proposal addresses a highly significant public health issue with potential to greatly advance the US HIV prevention agenda by delivering and testing a comprehensive intervention to sustain HIV viral suppression. ..
- Teleconsultation and Quality Review in Child MaltreatmentPATRICIA GOEDE; Fiscal Year: 2009..Our progress to date in the arena will make it possible to complete the stated objectives (Phase 2 Specific Aims) within the limited scope of Phase 2. ..
- HIV Risk Reduction for Women with Incarcerated PartnersOlga Grinstead; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Implementing Evidence-Based Drug Treatment in Criminal Justice SettingsSteven Belenko; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Buprenorphine Maintenance for Opioid Addicted Persons in Jail and Post-ReleaseStephen Magura; Fiscal Year: 2007..Outcomes will be assessed at 6 months after release from jail by chart review, personal interviews and toxicologies for drugs of abuse. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EXTRAMURAL RESEARCH FACILITIES IMPROVEMENTDaniel Howard; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Long-term Outcomes and Economic Impact of the Detention to Community ModelCYNTHIA LYN ROWE; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Police, Procedural Justice & Persons with Mental IllnessAmy Watson; Fiscal Year: 2007..This in turn may increase law enforcements' ability to effectively respond to persons with mental illness, reduce officer injuries, and improve public safety. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- JUSTICE SYSTEM REFERRALS AND ALCOHOLISM TREATMENT IMPACTRichard Speiglman; Fiscal Year: 1991..Analyses will take place both within and across sites in an effort to assess the relationships between court referrals and alcoholism treatment system adaptations...
- SILICON VALLEY ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & JUSTICE PROJECTTheodore Smith; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- REASON VS INTUITION IN MORAL JUDGMENTJonathan Haidt; Fiscal Year: 1999..An understanding of how moral intuitions interact with moral reasons in the production of moral judgment may aid in efforts to stem drug abuse and unsafe sexual practices. ..
- Evaluation of Organizational Justice Intervention to Alleviate TYPE III ViolenceJane A Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2010..4) To evaluate the impact of a workplace violence prevention program on organizational justice climate and the incidences and prevalence of Type III workplace violence by comparing intervention and control agencies. ..
- PUBLIC SECTOR COSTS FOR HOMELESS ALCOHOLICSPaul Koegel; Fiscal Year: 2000..abstract_text> ..
- Paternal Criminal Justice Involvement and Substance Use in Children &AdolescentsChristina W Hoven; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- STI/HIV Risk, Services, and Drug Use For Young ArresteesSteven Belenko; Fiscal Year: 2007..AIM 4: To determine the percentage of STI-positive youth who return for medical treatment, and analyze the factors associated with provision and receipt of treatment. ..
- EVALUATION OF THE HIDTA SEAMLESS SYSTEM FOR OFFENDERSFaye Taxman; Fiscal Year: 2004..The proposed research will advance the scientific field by providing an experimental examination of a systematic approach on offender outcomes and cost- effectiveness and benefits of such an approach. ..