Institute:Office of National Coordinator (ONC) Workforce Training Curriculum
Component:Introduction to Health Care and Public Health in the U.S.
Unit:Public Health - Part 1
Lecture:History of Public Health in the U.S.
Slide content:History of Public Health in the U.S. The 1990s - 1 Human Genome Project established Nutrition Labeling and Education Act passed Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resource Emergency (CARE) Act 19
Slide notes:The 1990s was typified by numerous public health events. The Human Genome Project was established to study human DNA. Support for AIDS patients came from the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resource Emergency, or CARE, Act. 19