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Ethics and Governmental Public Health Practice

Pestronk, Robert M. MPH; Jacobson, Peter D. JD, MPH

Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: July-August 2008 - Volume 14 - Issue 4 - p 327–328
doi: 10.1097/01.PHH.0000324557.57286.b3

The editorial discusses integrating ethics into routine public healthpractice and preparedness activities.

Robert M. Pestronk, MPH, is Health Officer, Genesee County, Michigan, and President, National Association of County and City Health Officials, Washington, DC.

Peter D. Jacobson, JD, MPH, is Professor of Health Law and Policy, Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor; and Director, Center for Law, Ethics, and Health, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor.

Corresponding Author: Robert M. Pestronk, MPH, Genesee County, 630 S Saginaw St, Flint, MI 48502 (

© 2008 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.