The Spirit of 1848 A Network Linking Politics, Passion, & Public Health 
an officially recognized caucus within the American Public Health Association

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( Links Updated 06.11.15)

Public Health Awakened and Spirit of 1848 Joint COVID-19 & Health Justice Resource Page


Policing Reproduction: Lessons and Legacies of Eugenic Sterilization
A Resource List of Books, Articles, and Websites (APHA 2007, Session 3161.0; WCC 103A Handout)


Single payer health care:

Physicians for a National Health Program
People's Health Movement


Organizations and Advocacy Groups:

The Urban Institute
Welcome to NAPH
Indian Health Service
CCHW Center for Health, Environment and Justice Home Page
IGC: The Progressive Gateway to the Web
Left Business Observer
Community-Campus Partnerships for Health

Association of Black Cardiologists


Women's Health

National Women's Health Information Center
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Kaiser Daily Women's Health Report


Minority Health Resources

National Minority AIDS Council
The National Alliance for Hispanic Health
1996 National Content Survey on Race and Hispanic Origin Questions
CDC's Office of Minority Health Resource Center
Minority Health Project (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health)
Center for Minority Health (University of Pittsburgh)
U.S. Census Race Data
A Test of Methods for Collecting Racial and Ethnic Information
Kaiser Health Disparities Report


Minority Health Journals

The Journal for Minority Medical Students
Asian/Pacific Islander American Health (CBM 95-3)


Inequalities in Health

Intercultural Cancer Council
The Public Health Disparities Geocoding Project
Unnatural Causes


Government Agencies:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
U.S. Census Bureau
National Center for Health Statistics
National Library of Medicine: Against the Odds
National Library of Medicine: Films



Literacy, Social Power, and Effective Access to Public Health Information: Annotated Bibliography





Pan American Health Organization
World Health Organization
The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research
The Network on Equity in Health in Southern Africa (EQUINET)
International Health Program University of Washington & JHealth Alliance International: Health and Income Equity
The International Council on Social Welfare

International Association of Health Policy
Global Health Watch
Hesperian Health Guides

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