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Community Health and Epidemiology

A guide to Community Health and Epidemiology

Librarian Profile

Robin Parker
W. K. Kellogg Health Sciences Library
(various locations)
(902) 494-8961
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Conducting Systematic Reviews

Featured resource

Strengthening Primary Health Care through Primary Care and Public Health Collaboration Final Report for CHSRF

Commissioned by the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI, formerly CHSRF), this study from McMaster University examines attempts to strengthen primary health care through collaborations between primary care and public health sectors. The study explores the structures and processes required, and discusses the roles of nurses and other providers in these collaborations.

Primary care and public health collaboration report

Research Bootcamp

Register now for the 3rd annual Dalhousie Libraries Research Bootcamp! Bootcamp sessions are free to Dalhousie students.

Sessions will run from May 15-June 13 and will cover a variety of topics, including ones that will be useful in preparing for research projects and manuscript writing: literature reviews (searching, writing, & systematic); citation tools; writing abstracts & grant proposals; copyright, open access & academic publishing; legal resources; engineering resources; PubMed & other health sciences databases; humanities resources; Canadian data & stats; grey literature; research data management; Excel; data visualization; conference posters.

Full list of sessions and the schedule
Free registration

What is epidemiology - Dr. Jill Hayden

Books at Kellogg

To view full information on these books, click on the title below the cover image.

Need some instructions in a hurry?

Below are some quick links to instructions for some of our most frequently asked questions.

Help with writing

Productivity tools

Plagiarism & Citation Tutorials Online

Below are a selection of tutorials on avoiding plagiarism and proper citation skills.  These tutorials can all be completed online, at your own pace.  Have fun!