Public Health Management Principles and Practice is the thoroughly revised and updated edition of the basic text, written in an easy to read style, which aptly describes the principles and practice of public health management.It makes use of real-life field situations of health care delivery systems in India. Case study method of learning has been introduced to highlight the best practices of health management, and to facilitate learning of health management science and management functions in the context of the Indian scenario.The text includes most current information and latest data on health and health services.
The book is intended primarily for undergraduate medical students and postgraduate students of community medicine | public health, community dentistry and community health nursing. It is expected to serve as a valuable resource material for health officers or managers at the state, district, community health centre, primary health centre levels and teachers of community medicine and training institutes of public health at various levels.
|Publishers||CBS Publishers & Distributors|
|Author||Sunder Lal | Vikas|
|About the Author||
Sunder Lal MBBS,DPH,MD is an eminent public health expert who served as Professor and Head, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana. He has over 47 years of experience in teaching, training and research in the field of community medicine.He has been ICDS Consultant for over 25 years, honorary chief editor of Indian Journal of Community Medicine,Secretary-General of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine (IAPSM) for 9 years, and distinguished himself as Fellow of IAPSM. He has published 182 research papers in various national and international journals of repute and served on editorial boards of several scientific journals.He retired as Deputy Director-General (Medical), TA, with meritorious service award.He is recipient of Dhanwantari Oration Award, Harcharan Singh Oration Award, Srivastava Award,and prestigious Amrut Mody Unichem Prize awarded by ICMR for research work on maternal and child health. He has served as President of IAPSM (2010–11). The revised fifth edition of his other popular CBS book Textbook of Community Medicine|PSMwith recent update has been released.
Vika BDS,MDS is currently Professor and Head, Department of Orthodontics,JN Kapoor DAV (C) Dental College, Yamunanagar. He completed his BDS from Manipal College of Dental Sciences (Manipal Academy of Higher Education), Mangalore, and then pursued his MDS in orthodontics from the same institute. He has been the recipient of prestigious TMA Pai Gold Medal for being the best outgoing student for 2000 and was also awarded the ‘student plaque’by International College of Dentists. He is a recognized undergraduate and postgraduate teacher and has guided postgraduate students for over 13 years and is actively involved in teaching, training and research. He is a reviewer for the prestigious American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.He has published 10 papers in national and 7 papers in international peer-reviewed journals and is regularly presenting scientific papers in the national conferences.He is on the panel of examiners for various universities.