Medicine for the Greater Good is committed to creating a pipeline between our findings in community health and the broader medical community. Here are some publications that have come out of our work and various other recommended readings:
A Brief Historical Review of Specific Religious Denominations: How History Influences Current Medical–Religious Partnerships.
A positive psychology intervention in a Hindu community: the pilot study of the Hero Lab Curriculum.
Building Healthy Communities Through Medical-Religious Partnerships
Caring for the Caregiver: Identifying the Needs of Those Called to Care Through Partnerships with Congregations
Community Initiatives and Medical Education: Time to Strengthen the Commitment.
Creating Clarity: Distinguishing Between Community and Population Health
Critical Care Medicine and Community Involvement in Addressing Health Disparities
Graduate medical education in the Freddie Gray era.
Health Promotion in the Community: Impact of Faith-Based Lay Health Educators in Urban Neighborhoods.
Neighbourhood characteristics and health outcomes: evaluating the association between socioeconomic status, tobacco store density and health outcomes in Baltimore City
Policy and Advocacy for Informal Caregivers: How State Policy Influenced a Community Initiative
Promoting health and wellness in congregations through lay health educators: a case study of two churches.
Sociodemographic Factors Associated with Types of Projects Implemented by Volunteer Lay Health Educators in Their Congregations
The effect of community socioeconomic status on sepsis-attributable mortality
The Lay Health Educator Program: Evaluating the Impact of this Community Health Initiative on the Medical Education of Resident Physicians