Building the Evidence base

Overview

Richard L. Hall and Peter Jacobson of the University of Michigan Research Hub published an article in Health Affairs on the relationship between Health in All Policies (HiAP) and health equity. They conducted 65 semi-structured interviews with state and local officials in five states where HiAP initiatives were underway, with a goal of examining whether and how policymakers and advocates use the framework to elevate health equity as a policy concern across sectors and jurisdictions.

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P4A 2018 Call for Proposals
Policies for Action has just announced its 2018 Call for Proposals. We are seeking researchers and other experts from any field that can help us understand how policies influence -both positively and negatively- the many potential drivers of population health, well-being, and equity.