Community Food Security: The Baltimore City Model

More than any other American holiday, Thanksgiving is a celebration of food. Its traditional staples – turkey, pumpkin, potatoes – recall a time when the seasons still dictated what, and if, Americans ate. The holiday’s focus on food reminds us of its absence and draws our…

Medical Surge: Promising Practices Using Immediate Bed Availability in Rural Communities

Natural disasters, pandemics, and terrorist attacks have the potential to impact hundreds, thousands, or even tens of thousands of individuals within a community. During such events, those impacted can become ill or injured causing the healthcare system within the community to experience a “surge” of…