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Selected Publications and Presentations

Rashid, J., Health Disparities and Emergencies: Considerations in Planning for and Responding to Violence and Disasters. Presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition, Washington, DC, November 4, 2007.

Rashid, J.R., Amuwo, S.A., Skillen, E.L,  Melanson, C., and Wagner, R.M.,  Eliminating Disparities in Health and Disease through Collaborative Research, In: Toward Equity in Health: A New Global Approach to Health Inequities, Ed. Barbara C. Wallace, New York: Springer Publishing Company, November 2007.

Rashid J., Melanson C., Skillen E., Wagner R., Spengler R., Accelerating Collaboration on Health Disparities Research: A Federal Partners Initiative. Presented at the Society for Public Health Education 58th Annual Meeting. Alexandria, VA, October 31-November 3, 2007.

Advancing the Nation’s Health: A Guide to Public Health Research Needs, 2006-2015. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. December 2006.

Wagner, R.M. Rashid, J., Skillen, E., Melanson, C., and Spengler, R.F., From Vision to
Reality: The First National Public Health Research Agenda, Presented by R.M. Wagner at the 134th Annual Conference of the American Public Health Association, Public Health and Human Rights, November 4-8, 2006, Boston, MA.  Abstract available at:

Wagner R., Rashid J., Skillen E., Melanson C., Spengler R., What We’ve Learned from Developing a National Public Health Research Guide. Presented at Florida Center for Universal Research to Eradicate Disease (FL CURED) 2006 Summit Meeting of the Minds Research for New Insights and Innovative Cures, Palm Beach Gardens, FL., August 1, 2006.

Wagner, R.M., Rashid, J., Skillen, E., Melanson, and Spengler, R., Creating a Public
Health Research Agenda to More Effectively Achieve Health Impact through Collaborations with Partners,”  Presented by R.M. Wagner at the AHRQ/NCI Translating Research into Policy and Practice 2006 Conference, July 10-12, 2006, Washington, DC.



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