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Leadership and Management—Guiding Principles, Best Practices, and Core Attributes

Baker, Edward L. MD, MPH

Section Editor(s): Baker, Edward L. MD, MPH; Column Editor

Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: May/June 2014 - Volume 20 - Issue 3 - p 356–357
doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000063
The Management Moment

This column provides a review of guiding principles and best practices of effective leaders along with the distinction between management and leadership.

Department of Health Policy and Management, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Correspondence: Edward L. Baker, MD, MPH, Department of Health Policy and Management, Campus Box 7411, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC 27599 (

The author declares no conflicts of interest.

© 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.