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Public Health Forum

Forschung - Lehre - Praxis

Edited by: Monika Huber, Beate Blättner, Alfons Hollederer, Antje Kula, Benjamin Kuntz, Julika Loss, Martina Plaumann, Johanne Pundt, Jutta Räbiger, Georg Reschauer, Thomas Schott, Achim Siegel, Jacob Spallek, Tanja Steinhauser, Ulla Walter, Manfred Wildner,  and Nicole Wolfram

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The Public Health Forum is concerned with the preservation and promotion of physical and mental health by organized social action, possibilities to prevent and cope with diseases of the population or population groups, a more equitable access to healthcare, and an effective and efficient use of healthcare resources. Appearing quarterly, the Public Health Forum covers current public health issues and initiatives in Germany. The journal serves the exchange of information between science and public health practice, and it refrains from being a purely scholarly journal.

Any issue of the Public Health Forum deals with a main topic on which invited, renowned authors give an overview, report the results of their studies or outline projects. This is complemented by experience reports and descriptions of practical examples. Such contributions are peer-reviewed by two independent referees prior to publication. In addition the Public Health Forum regularly informs about public health research and training in Europe, news from research associations and public health university courses. Further sections of the journal focus on public health-relevant events and literature.

Topics for the coming issues are:

  • Healthcare: professional fields and education
  • Prevention and health promotion
  • Achievements of Public Health
  • Social situation and health

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The journal was founded in 1993 and published by Elsevier until 2014.

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Volume 28 (2020): Issue 3 (Sep 2020): Thematischer Schwerpunkt: Health in All Policies

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Prof. Dr. Beate Blättner
Hochschule Fulda
Fachbereich Pflege & Gesundheit
Marquardstr. 35, 36039 Fulda
Tel: +49 (0) 661-9640-600, Fax: +49 (0) 661-9640-64
E-Mail: beate.blaettner@hs-fulda.de

Prof. Dr. Alfons Hollederer
Bayerisches Landesamt für Gesundheit und Lebensmittelsicherheit (LGL)
Leiter des Sachgebiets Versorgungsqualität,Gesundheitsökonomie, Gesundheitssystemanalyse (GE 6),
Schweinauer Hauptstraße 80, 90441 Nürnberg
Tel: +49(0)9131 / 6808-2910, Fax: +49(0)9131 / 6808-2905
E-Mail: Alfons.Hollederer@lgl.bayern.de

Dr. med. Monika Huber, MPH (v.i.S.d.P.), c/o VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH, Bereich Mikrosystemtechnik
Steinplatz 1, 10623 Berlin
Tel. +49(0)30/310078 417, Fax +49(0)30/310078 223
E-Mail: huber@vdivde-it.de

Antje Kula, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Institut für Epidemiologie, Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitssystemforschung
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1, 30625 Hannover
Tel: +49(0)511/532-5901, Fax: +49(0)511/532-5347
E-Mail: Kula.Antje@mh-hannover.de

Dr. Benjamin Kuntz, Robert Koch-Institut, Abteilung für Epidemiologie und Gesundheitsmonitoring, FG Soziale Determinanten der Gesundheit
General-Pape-Straße 62-66, 12101 Berlin
Tel: +49(0)30/18754-3446, Fax: +49(0)30/18754-3513
E-Mail: b.kuntz@rki.de

Prof. Dr. med. Julika Loss, Medizinische Soziologie, Institut für Epidemiologie und Präventivmedizin, Medizinische Fakultät der Universität Regensburg
Franz-Josef-Strauß-Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg
Tel. +49(0)941/944 5220, Fax +49(0)941/944 5202
E-Mail: julika.loss@klinik.uni-regensburg.de

Dr. Martina Plaumann, Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung (BZgA)
Maarweg 149-161, 50825 Köln
Tel. +49(0)221 / 8992-351, Fax +49(0)221 / 8992-300
E-Mail: plaumann.martina@mh-hannover.de

Prof. Dr. Johanne Pundt, MPH, APOLLON Hochschule der Gesundheitswirtschaft GmbH
Universitätsallee 18, D-28359 Bremen
Tel. +49(0)421/378266-171, Fax +49 (0)421/378266-190
E-Mail: johanne.pundt@apollon-hochschule.de

Prof. Dr. Jutta Räbiger, Alice Salomon Hochschule Berlin
Alice-Salomon-Platz 5, 12627 Berlin
Tel. +49(0)30/99245-314, Fax +49(0)30/99245-245
E-Mail: raebiger@ash-berlin.eu

Georg Reschauer, M.A., AHPGS Akkreditierung gGmbH
Sedanstraße 22, 79098 Freiburg
Tel. +49(0)761/20 853 322, Fax +49(0) 761/20 853 316
E-Mail: georg.reschauer@ahpgs.de

Dr. Thomas Schott M.A., Zschochersche Str 41A, 04229 Leipzig
E-Mail: thomas.schott@uni-bielefeld.de

Dr. Achim Siegel, Universitätsklinikum Freiburg im Breisgau
Elsässer Str. 2m, 79110 Freiburg
Tel. +49(0)761/2035530, Fax +49(0)761/2035516
E-Mail: achim.siegel@uniklinik-freiburg.de

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jacob Spallek, Brandenburgische TU Cottbus-Senftenberg, Fakultät 4 Soziale Arbeit, Gesundheit, Musik, FG Gesundheitswissenschaften
Universitätsplatz 1, 01968 Senftenberg
Tel. +49(0)3573/85 722, Fax +49(0)3573/85 730
E-Mail: jacob.spallek@b-tu.de

Tanja Steinhauser, M.A., AHPGS Akkreditierung gGmbH
Sedanstraße 22, 79098 Freiburg
Tel. +49(0)761/20 853 322, Fax +49(0) 761/20 853 316
E-Mail: Tanja.Steinhauser@ahpgs.de

Prof. Dr. Ulla Walter, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Institut für Epidemiologie, Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitssystemforschung
OE 5410, 30623 Hannover
Tel. +49(0)511/532 44 55, Fax +49(0)511/532 53 47
E-Mail: walter.ulla@mh-hannover.de

Prof. Dr. Manfred Wildner, MPH, Bayerisches Landesamt für Gesundheit und Lebensmittelsicherheit
Veterinärstraße 2, 85762 Oberschleißheim
Tel. +49(0)8931/560-104, Fax +49(0)8931/560-365,
E-Mail: manfred.wildner@lgl.bayern.de

Dr. Nicole Wolfram, Gesundheitsamt Dresden
Georgenstraße 4, D-01097 Dresden
Tel. +49(0)3 51/488 5350, Fax +49(0)351/488 995350
E-Mail: NWolfram@dresden.de

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