Public Health Law Research

The Public Health Law Research Website is a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation program at Temple University that is a national initiative to promote effective regulatory, legal and policy solutions to improve public health.

Available online: http://publichealthlawresearch.org/

It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.

  • Accreditation / Essential Services: the website includes articles on public health department accreditation.
  • Background / History: The website includes research on legal local infrastructure and public health.
  • Governance: The website includes research on the potential of states’ Attorneys General to promote the public health.
  • Legal Issues: The website includes research on legal framework supporting public health department accreditation and legal triage in public health emergencies; includes LawAtlas tool to research laws.
  • Preparedness / Emergency Response: The website includes research on legal triage in public health emergencies.
  • Research and Evaluation: The website includes research on a variety of CSJ-related issues.

 
This resource is also linked to the Roadmap. Select a link below to read more about each area.

  • Context and History / Phase Two: The website includes research on legal local infrastructure and public health.
  • Governance / Phase Two: The website includes research on potential of states’ Attorneys General to promote the public health.
  • Legal Issues/ Phase Two: The website includes research on legal framework supporting public health department accreditation and legal triage in public health emergencies; includes LawAtlas tool to research laws.