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To reach all under-served communities in the US, it will take many researchers, health care professionals, institutions, organizations, and community leaders working together. Over the next year, we are creating a learning community where anyone can learn about the applications of global health strategies to bring health to all under-served US communities. This will be a space for collaboration, partnerships, and sharing.


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Articles

Global to Local: A New Model to Improve Community Health

Overview of the G2L model, including history and underpinning global health strategies.

Landscape Assessment, Bringing Health to Local Communities... Prepared for G2L by PATH, 2017.

This review summarizes some of the most effective interventions from global health and their potential applications to improve health in low-resourced US populations.

Social Rank: A Risk Factor Whose Time Has Come? Tobias. The Lancet, 2017

Strategies to minimize the impact of social hierarchy on health.

Cultures of Engagement: The Organizational… Bloemraad & Terriquez. Elsevier, 2016

Attention to the civic infrastructure of community-based organizations advances frameworks for understanding health cultures.

The Influence of Community Health Resources…Vries & Pool. PLOS ONE, 2017

This review proposes that the roles and interests which support community health work should emerge directly from the way in which health is organized at the community level.

Short Term Global Health Experiences and…Loh, et al., Globalization and Health, 2015

Proposes a framework that encourages partnership models in programming which can address questions of ethics, responsibility, and potential harms to receiving communities.

Strategic Partnering to Improve Community…Naimoli, et al., Human Resources for Health, 2015

Proposes that strategic partnership between communities and health systems on simultaneously implemented strategies may accelerate progress in improving CHW performance at scale.

Health in All Policies: A Guide…Rudolph, et al. American Public Health Association and Public Health Institute, 2013

This guide is geared toward state and local government leaders who want to use intersectoral collaboration to promote health environments.

G2L Mobile Health Program Analysis…Gutierrez Sanin, National Institute for Coordinated Healthcare, 2015

Evaluation study of the Global to Local mHealth program, using a mobile phone app to conduct remote diabetes case management.