Publications, Webinars and Podcasts
Scientific Sense ® with Gill Eapen: Prof. Jeanne Milliken Bonds
This podcast of Scientific Sense ® with Gill Eapen features: Prof. Jeanne Milliken Bonds, Professor of the Practice, Impact Investment, and Sustainable Finance at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Whole Community Health, Pilot project by Kenan Charitable Trust in two North Carolina counties – Six interconnected pillars of opportunity: Economic stability, Education, Healthy food, High-quality healthcare, Social integration, and safe physical environment.
Scientific Sense ® is a daily podcast focused on Science and Economics. We talk with the world’s leading academics about their research and emerging ideas in a variety of domains. The conversation is unstructured and unscripted. The host, Gill Eapen, has over 30 years of experience in various areas in Economics, Science, Technology, and Business. Decision Options ®, the firm he founded in 2001, is a leader in AI applications for decision making. Mr. Eapen is the author of two textbooks and a paperback.
Germinating New Healthy Cross-Sector Collaborations
WCH In the News Germinating New Health Cross-Sector Collaborations Original article courtesy of Build Healthy Places Networkby Jacob KraybillApril 13, 2017 As part of the Healthy Communities Initiative blog series, we highlight the role of regional Federal...
Demographically Targeted Approaches to Community Economic Development in North Carolina
Demographically Targeted Approaches to Community Economic Development in North Carolina This Kenan Institute insight explores two major challenges in North Carolina's rapid growth during the first 15 months of the pandemic.Report by James H. Johnson Jr., Ph.D, Jeanne...
North Carolina’s Community Health Worker Initiative
Community Health Workers support frontline public health professionals during times of public health pandemics by providing communities with trusted messengers that are a support system and liaison to medical and social services. North Carolina deployed Community Health Workers during the COVID-19 pandemic using funding under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act with success. We offer recommendations for a more robust program going forward using what was learned during the pandemic.