History and Practice of College Health

| June 17, 2011

Title: History and Practice of College Health

Author: H. Spencer Turner and Janet L. Hurley

Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky

Call Number: LB3497.3 .H57 2010

From the Publisher:

This volume is the first definitive reference and textbook in the one-hundred-fifty year history of college health. Written for professionals and for those working in student services and higher education administration, it covers the history of college health, administrative matters including financing and accreditation, and clinical issues such as women’s health, HIV/AIDS, and mental health. The book also focuses on prevention, including immunization and tuberculin testing. The contributors are well respected in the field and are actively working in the specific areas on which they write.

About the Authors:

H. Spencer Turner, MD is the director of the University Health Service and clinical professor of preventive medicine and environmental health at the University of Kentucky.

Janet L. Hurley, PhD is the Associate Director and Administrator of the University of Kentucky’s Health Service.

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