Local Health Department Influences on the Health of Older Adults: A Statewide Evaluation

Year: 2010
Funding: NNPHI PHS1 Award
Status: Completed

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This study will examine how local health department (LHD) organizational structure and financing affect chronic disease and injury outcomes of older adults. This project will inform policymakers of more effective ways to support public health infrastructure and help LHDs prioritize the most effective methods for addressing the health outcomes of this vulnerable and growing segment of the population.




Hector P. Rodriguez, Ph.D., M.P.H.

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