Pre-conditions for Well-being – Proceedings Vol. 130

PROCEEDINGS 130 – Linking Policy with Scientific Knowledge in Public Health

This Special Issue will be focused on scientific evidence of the causes of chronic disease, the preconditions for well-being, the costs and consequences of not funding public health programs adequately and the most efficacious models of delivering public health. “Scientific” will be interpreted broadly. The Special Issue will be focused on the evidence of what works and doesn’t work, drawn from the natural sciences, the biomedical sciences, the social sciences, philosophy, economics and public administration. For more details as to scope and format, refer to the 2023 Guide to Authors.

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Comment on the theme is invited via pro forma. All commentary will be moderated. Commentary may be casual observations, or essays commencing a journey towards submission in due course for formal publication in Volume 130.

Proceedings 130

Three articles are undergoing peer review. More soon.

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