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Urban Public Health: Diseases, Prevention, and Surveillance

A resource guide for students and faculty in the Urban Public Health program


Resource Box : Aging

Resource Box : Cancer

Resource Box : Children and Youth

Resource Box : Chronic diseases

Resource Box: Diabetes

About This Page

This page contains resources about the public health functions of surveillance and prevention of diseases.  It contains links to ebooks and government agencies and other groups charged with this function.  In addition, it contains several resource boxes for individual diseases of public health significance or that are particularly affected by racial/ethnic disparities.  These boxes contain a variety of resources, such as ebooks, echapters, or other links.  Scroll down the page to browse the boxes, or select from the list below.

Resource Box : Disability, Injury, and Violence

Resource guide : infectious diseases, including HIV/aids

Resource Box : Heart Disease and Stroke

Immigrant Health

Groups and Agencies

Resource Box : Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Resource Box : Nutrition and Physical Activity

Resource Box : Obesity