a student group at the University of Michigan School of Public Health
Tuesday, October 21, 2008
John Snow, Inc. (JSI) is an Public Health research and consulting firm that does both domestic and international work. According to their website
JSI builds local capacity to address critical health problems, collaborating with local partners to assist countries, governments, communities, families, and individuals to develop their skills and identify solutions that meet their public health needs. Through management assistance, research and evaluation, education, and training, JSI works to enable agencies and health professionals to provide appropriate services in an effective and compassionate manner.
JSI has published papers on a wide range of public health issues, including environmental health, HIV/AIDS, health care financing, nutrition, and women's health. Most of these publications are available on line though their website: www.jsi.com/JSIInternet/Publications/index.cfm
These publications offer new insights and serve as valuable resources for anyone interested in understanding the issues or doing further research on them.