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Author(s): Leiyu Shi, DrPH, MBA, MPA, Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, Director, Johns Hopkins Primary Care Policy Center
James A. Johnson, PhD, MPA, MS, Professor and Medical Social Scientist, School of Health Sciences, Central Michigan University, Michigan, Visiting Professor, St. George's University, Grenada, West Indies
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  • ISBN-13: 9781449688127
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Designed to accompany the textbook, Novick & Morrow's Public Health Administration, Third Edition, this companion website offers a wealth of interactive tools to engage you in learning.

Student resources on this website include the following:

  • Interactive Flashcards guide you through the key definitions vital to your understanding important topics.
  • Crossword Puzzles provide a fun and interactive overview of terms from each chapter. Students, fill in the crossword puzzle based on material you’ve studied in each chapter.
  • Interactive Glossary allows you to instantly view definitions of key terms from the book. You can search by keyword, browse alphabetically, or browse by chapter.
  • Matching exercises help you practice what they have learned in an enjoyable online activity.
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Leiyu Shi, DrPH, MBA, MPA-Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, Director, Johns Hopkins Primary Care Policy Center

Dr. Leiyu Shi is professor of health policy and health services research in the Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University. He is also director of The Johns Hopkins Primary Care Policy Center. Prior to his academic positions, Dr. Shi worked in the public health field focusing on community-based primary care and vulnerable populations. He received his doctoral education from the University of California, Berkeley, majoring in health policy and services research. He also has a master’s in business administration focusing on finance. Dr. Shi’s research focuses on primary care, health disparities, and vulnerable populations. He has conducted extensive studies about the association between primary care and health outcomes, particularly on the role of primary care in mediating the adverse impact of income inequality on health outcomes. Dr. Shi is also well known for his extensive research on the nation’s vulnerable populations, in particular community health centers that serve vulnerable populations, including their sustainability, provider recruitment and retention experiences, financial performance, experience under managed care, and quality of care. Dr. Shi is the author of nine textbooks and more than 150 scientific journal articles.

James A. Johnson, PhD, MPA, MS-Professor and Medical Social Scientist, School of Health Sciences, Central Michigan University, Michigan, Visiting Professor, St. George's University, Grenada, West Indies

Dr. James A. Johnson is a medical social scientist who specializes in international health and organization development in public health. He is the former chair of the Department of Health Administration and Policy at the Medical University of South Carolina and currently professor of health administration and health sciences in the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions at Central Michigan University. Additionally, he is visiting professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health at St. George’s University in Grenada, West Indies and adjunct professor of health policy at Auburn University. Dr. Johnson has also been an active researcher and health science writer, with more than 100 journal articles and 15 books published. His book, Comparative Health Systems: Global Perspectives involves coresearchers from around the world and analyzes the health systems of 20 countries. He is also author of Introduction to Public Health Management, Organization, and Policy; past-editor of the Journal of Healthcare Management; and currently contributing editor for the Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. Dr. Johnson works closely with the World Health Organization (WHO) and ProWorld Service Corps and is a regular delegate to the World Health Congress and member of the Global Health Council.  He has been an invited lecturer at Oxford University (England), Beijing University (China), University of Dublin (Ireland), University of Colima (Mexico), St. George’s University (Grenada), and University of Pretoria (South Africa).  Additionally, he has served on many boards including the board of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA), advisory board of the Alliance for the Blind and Visually Impaired, board president of Lowcountry AIDS Services (Charleston, SC), scientific advisory board of the National Diabetes Trust Foundation, advisory board of the Joint Africa Working Group, board of directors of the Africa Research and Development Center, advisory board of the Center for Collaborative Health Leadership, and board of advisors for Health Systems of America. He completed a Master of Public Administration (MPA) in healthcare administration at Auburn University and his PhD at the College of Social Sciences and Public Policy, Florida State University.

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