July 2009

The Transportation Prescription: Bold New Ideas for Healthy, Equitable Transportation Reform in America

This brief presents a compilation of research and recommendations written by advocates and academics in the fields of transportation, public health and equity.

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September 2010

Prevention is Primary: Strategies for Community Wellbeing

Co-published by Prevention Institute and Jossey Bass and APHA, Prevention is Primary describes the overarching foundation and principles guiding primary prevention efforts and highlights...

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July 2006

Sexual Violence and the Spectrum of Prevention: Towards a Community Solution

This publication provides effective primary prevention activities to reduce the incidence of sexual violence, emphasizing the importance of changing social norms.

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November 2007

Good Health Counts: A 21st Century Approach to Health and Community for California

This report focuses on indicators associated with community factors and how indicator reports and report cards can support community efforts to improve health.

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May 2009

A Time of Opportunity: Local Solutions to Reduce Inequities in Health and Safety

Prevention Institute and Tony Iton, MD, prepared this report for the Institute of Medicine's Roundtable on Health Disparities to identify policy solutions at the community, regional, and state...

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January 2008

Mapping the Movement for Healthy Food and Activity Environments in the United States: Organizational Snapshots

This publication summarizes the efforts of 11 organizations advocating for improvements in food and activity environments within predominantly low-income neighborhoods and with African American...

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December 2001

SafeUSA Focus Forum Findings: Local Wisdom is the Key

This report summarizes the process and key recommendations that emerged from a series of Focus Forums held in seven states across the U.S. between June and August 2001. The purpose of the Forums...

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July 2005

A Lifetime Commitment to Violence Prevention: The Alameda County Blueprint

The Prevention Institute authored this Blueprint and facilitated a development process that included input from a diverse group of stakeholders from across Alameda County.

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May 1993

Poised for Prevention: Advancing Promising Approaches to Primary Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence

This document serves to build momentum for a national primary prevention strategy to prevent intimate partner violence.

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May 2009

Transforming Communities to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation: A Primary Prevention Approach

This policy brief presents the distilled research and critical thinking of a diverse group of local and national experts in the field of child sexual abuse and exploitation. Prevention Institute...

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