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Larry Cohen, MSW, is the founder and executive director of the Prevention Institute, Oakland, California.
Vivian Chavez, DrPH, MSW, is an associate professor in the department of health education at San Francisco State University.
Sana Chehimi, MPH, is program manager at the Prevention Institute.
Table of Contents
|Tables, Figures, and Exhibits|
|Defining the Issues|
|The Imperative for Primary Prevention|
|Achieving Health Equity and Social Justice|
|Individual, Family, and Community Resilience|
|Key Elements of Effective Prevention Efforts|
|Community Organizing for Health and Social Justice|
|Working Collaboratively to Advance Prevention|
|The Power of Local Communities to Foster Policy|
|Using Media Advocacy to Influence Policy|
|The Impact of Corporate Practices on Health and Health Policy|
|Primary Prevention and Program Evaluation|
|Prevention in Context|
|Preventing Injustices in Environmental Health and Exposures|
|Health and the Built Environment|
|Creating Healthy Food Environments to Prevent Chronic Disease|
|A Public Health Approach to Preventing Violence|
|The Limits of Behavioral Interventions for HIV Prevention|
|Mental Health in the Realm of Primary Prevention|
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