Health Law Resources & Publications
"The Scientific Basis for Law as a Public Health Tool"
Anthony D. Moulton, PhD, Shawna L. Mercer, PhD, Tanja Popovic, MD, PhD, F(AAM), AM(AAFS), Peter A. Briss, MD, MPH, Richard A. Goodman, MD, 1, MPH, Melisa L. Thombley, 1, Robert A. Hahn, PhD, MPH, and Daniel M. Fox, PhD
This overview examines the effectiveness of varieties of interventional public health laws and, in doing so, offers guideposts for policymakers and establishes a scientific basis for law as a public health tool.
"The Emerging Role of State Attorneys General in Health Emergencies"
Cynthia Honssinger, Robert Ianni, and Jeff Milsteen.
A Chief Deputy Attorney General of Colorado and State Public Administrator for the Attorney General of Michigan outline the role of State AGs in handling health emergencies in this 2005 discussion.
Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, Yale University
American Legacy Foundation
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Health Affairs: The Policy Journal of the Health Sphere
State health services
National and international health initiatives and organizations
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight