In addition, select a publication from a news outlet (CNN, Washington Post, MSNBC, Huffington Post, New York Times, Detroit Free Press, MPR, BBC etc.) on a public health event in the last year that corresponds to your journal article.
Respond to the following questions:
- Briefly summarize, in your own words, the salient points from both articles and highlight the link between the two.
- What core function of public health (Assessment, Assurance, Policy Development) do these articles address? How?
- What are the implications for public health professionals?
Papers should be no more than 2 pages (500 words, double spaced). Papers must be uploaded in the PH Writing Assignment folder for grading by midnight February 11, 2018. Print a copy of your paper and bring it with you to class on the due date. Each student will review and evaluate a peer’s paper according to a rubric given in class.
This assignment should be typed, double-spaced, 12-point font, Times New Roman, with 1-inch margins. In the top left corner of the page, include your name (Last, First), the name of the assignment, course # and semester, and the date.