MIlitary Personnel, Veterans and Their Families: A Vulnerable Population
Learning Areas:Other professions or practice related to public health
Describe the range of physical, mental, and social health risks faced by armed services personnel, veterans, and their families. Discuss processes and barriers to the delivery of comprehensive health care to this population. Delineate gaps in knowledge and research imperatives related to health status and care for armed services personnel, veterans, and their families.
Keyword(s): Public Health, Vulnerable Populations
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been involved in human rights activities for the APHA for many years and have written and spoken on related topics. I have also written and spoken widely on issues related to vulnerable populations, including health issues related to military personnel.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.