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Call # KF3775 .L384 2007
Title Law in public health practice / Richard A. Goodman, editor-in-chief ; editors, Richard E. Hoffman ... [et al.]
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
Edition 2nd ed
Book Cover
 WMS STACKS  KF3775 .L384 2007    AVAILABLE


Descript. xxxvii, 570 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Public health laws -- United States
Public health personnel -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Public health -- United States
Alt Author Goodman, Richard A. (Richard Alan), 1949-
OCLC # 65301801
Table of Contents
 Introduction : the interdependency of law and public health / Wendy E. Parmet 
 Perspective : law and great public health achievements / Anthony D. Moulton, Richard A. Goodman, Wendy E. Parmet3
1The law and the public's health : the foundations / Lawrence O. Gostin, F. Ed Thompson, Frank P. Grad25
2The structure of law in public health systems and practice / Richard A. Goodman, Paula L. Kocher, Daniel J. O'Brien, Frank S. Alexander45
3Regulating public health : principles and application of administrative law / Peter D. Jacobson, Richard E. Hoffman, Wilfredo Lopez69
4Public health and the judiciary / Daniel D. Stier, Diane M. Nicks89
5Ethics and the practice of public health / Ruth Gaare Bernheim, Phillip Nieburg, Richard J. Bonnie110
6Criminal law and public health practice / Zita Lazzarini, Richard A. Goodman, Kim S. Dammers136
7International considerations / David P. Fidler, Martin S. Cetron168
8Legal counsel to public health practitioners / Wilfredo Lopez, Thomas R. Frieden199
9Frontline public health : surveillance and field epidemiology / Verla S. Neslund, Richard A. Goodman, James L. Hadler222
10Identifiable health information and the public's health : practice, research, and policy / James G. Hodge, Jr., Richard E. Hoffman, Deborah W. Tress, Verla S. Neslund238
11Legal authorities for interventions in public health emergencies / Gene W. Matthews, Ernest B. Abbott, Richard E. Hoffman, Martin S. Cetron262
12Considerations for special populations / T. Howard Stone, Heather H. Horton, Robert M. Pestronk, Montrece M. Ransom284
13Integrating genetics into public health policy and practice / Ellen Wright Clayton, Mark A. Rothstein323
14Vaccination mandates : the public health imperative and individual rights / Kevin M. Malone, Alan R. Hinman338
15Control of foodborne diseases / Leslie Kux, Jeremy Sobel, Kevin M. Fain361
16Bloodborne and sexually transmitted infections / Edward P. Richards III, Guthrie S. Birkhead385
17Prevention and control of chronic disease / Angels K. McGowan, Ross C. Brownson, Lynne S. Wilcox, George A. Mensah402
18Prevention and control of diseases associated with tobacco use through law and policy / Richard A. Daynard, Mark A. Gottlieb, Edward L. Sweda, Jr., Lissy C. Friedman, Michael P. Eriksen427
19Reproductive health / Bebe J. Anderson, Maurizio Macaluso, Lynne S. Wilcox452
20Environmental health and protection / Paul A. Locke, Henry Falk, Christopher S. Kochtitzky, Christine P. Bump478
21Injury prevention / Daniel D. Stier, James A. Mercy, Melvin Kohn506
22Occupational safety and health law / Gary Rischitelli, Michael A. Silverstein528