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Canadian Journal of Public Health

, Volume 101, Issue 4, pp 273–274 | Cite as

A Shared Vision for Public Health: Then and Now

  • Rachel E. Douglas
  • Allan Best
History of Public Health
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Key words

History of public health equity determinants of health evidence 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rachel E. Douglas
    • 1
    • 2
  • Allan Best
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
  1. 1.Public Health Capacity and Knowledge Management Division, BC & Yukon RegionPublic Health Agency of CanadaVancouverCanada
  2. 2.Department of Health Studies and GerontologyUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada
  3. 3.InSourceWest VancouverCanada
  4. 4.Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and EvaluationVancouver Coastal Health Research InstituteVancouverCanada
  5. 5.School of Population and Public HealthUniversity of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada

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