HISTORICAL FOUNDATIONS AND CORE FUNCTIONS

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Before you begin this assignment, read through the required readings. Specifically, view the E-learning course – Introduction to public health  Then, answer the following questions using a Question-and-Answer format. In other words, list the questions and provide a short answer to each.

Which one of the major achievements in public health identified in the E-Learning course – Introduction to public health, is especially interesting to you?

Briefly describe the achievement and include the following information:

oIn what era did this achievement occur?

oBriefly discuss the historical context of the development (include references):

What was happening during that time period?

 

What spurred the development of the public health achievement?

 

Was the issue viewed differently then, as compared to the way that it is viewed today?

 

What are your recommendations about next steps for the public health field given this achievement and where we are today?