Data-Driven Management Strategies in Public Health CollaborativesVarda, Danielle M. PhDJournal of Public Health Management and Practice: March/April 2011 - Volume 17 - Issue 2 - p 122–132 doi: 10.1097/PHH.0b013e3181ede995 Original Article In Brief Author Information This article demonstrates a data-driven management approach to effectively implement quality improvement in public health collaboratives. Using a modeled simulation, it utilizes network data to demonstrate strategic management approaches. School of Public Affairs, University of Colorado, Denver,. Correspondence: Danielle M. Varda, PhD, School of Public Affairs, University of Colorado Denver, 1380 Lawrence Street, Suite 500, Denver, CO 80204 (firstname.lastname@example.org). This research was supported by a mini grant from Assuring the Future of Public Health Systems & Services Research, a program of the University of Kentucky Center for Public Health Systems and Services Research, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. © 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.