Did pre-COVID public health spending improve early COVID-19 control? Evidence from US counties

Overview

With doubts over capability and emergency preparedness of local public health department, S4A investigators* at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Health used spending data to determine if pre-COVID local health department spending shielded county populations from COVID-19 early in the pandemic.

Their presention slides from the virtual 2021 Population Association of America (PAA) Annual Meeting are available here.


*Sneha Lamba, Carrie Wolfson, Carolina Cardona, Natalia Alfonso, Alison Gemmill, David Bishai

 

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Presentations (Oral or Poster)
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Date:
05/27/2021