Susan B. Rifkin

Senior Associate

1972 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Paradigms, policies and people: The future of primary health care

Rifkin, S. B., Feb 23 2020, In : BMJ Global Health. 5, 2, e2019002254.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2018

Alma Ata after 40 years: Primary Health Care and Health for All-from consensus to complexity

Rifkin, S. B., Jan 1 2018, In : BMJ Global Health. 3, e001188.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2017

The challenge of complexity in evaluating health policies and programs: The case of women's participatory groups to improve antenatal outcomes

Van Belle, S., Rifkin, S. & Marchal, B., Sep 29 2017, In : BMC health services research. 17, 1, 2627.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2016

Community Health Workers

Rifkin, S. B., Oct 6 2016, International Encyclopedia of Public Health. Elsevier Inc., p. 93-102 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Examining the links between community participation and health outcomes: A review of the literature

Rifkin, S. B., Jan 1 2014, In : Health policy and planning. 29, p. ii98-ii106

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2013

Assessing participation in a community-based health planning and services programme in Ghana

Baatiema, L., Skovdal, M., Rifkin, S. & Campbell, C., Jul 2 2013, In : BMC health services research. 13, 1, 233.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary health care, now and forever? A case study of a paradigm change

Bhatia, M. & Rifkin, S., Jan 1 2013, In : International Journal of Health Services. 43, 3, p. 459-471 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trials of participation to improve maternal and newborn health

Rifkin, S., Aug 29 2013, In : The Lancet. 382, 9893, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2010

A renewed focus on primary health care: Revitalize or reframe?

Bhatia, M. & Rifkin, S., Jul 30 2010, In : Globalization and health. 6, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chasing the dragon: Developing indicators for the assessment of community participation in health programmes

Draper, A. K., Hewitt, G. & Rifkin, S., Sep 1 2010, In : Social Science and Medicine. 71, 6, p. 1102-1109 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

A new role for Women Health Volunteers in urban Islamic Republic of Iran

Behdjat, H., Rifkin, S. B., Tarin, E. & Sheikh, M. R., Sep 1 2009, In : Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. 15, 5, p. 1164-1173 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A new role for women health volunteers in urban Islamic Republic of Iran (Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal (2009) 15, 5 (1164-73))

Behdjat, H., Rifkin, S. B., Tarin, E. & Sheikh, M. R., Nov 1 2009, In : Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. 15, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Lessons from community participation in health programmes: a review of the post Alma-Ata experience

Rifkin, S. B., Sep 1 2009, In : International health. 1, 1, p. 31-36 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

Alma-Ata 30 years on: revolutionary, relevant, and time to revitalise

Lawn, J. E., Rohde, J., Rifkin, S., Were, M., Paul, V. K. & Chopra, M., Sep 12 2008, In : The Lancet. 372, 9642, p. 917-927 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Community health workers

Rifkin, S. B., Dec 1 2008, International Encyclopedia of Public Health. Elsevier Inc., p. 773-782 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Community participation: lessons for maternal, newborn, and child health

Rosato, M., Laverack, G., Grabman, L. H., Tripathy, P., Nair, N., Mwansambo, C., Azad, K., Morrison, J., Bhutta, Z., Perry, H., Rifkin, S. & Costello, A., Sep 16 2008, In : The Lancet. 372, 9642, p. 962-971 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2007

Equity, empowerment and choice: From theory to practice in public health

Ratna, J. & Rifkin, S. B., May 1 2007, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 12, 3, p. 517-530 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2006

Patient empowerment: Increased compliance or total transformation?

Rifkin, S. B., Dec 1 2006, Optimizing Health: Improving the Value of Healthcare Delivery. Springer US, p. 66-73 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2003

A framework linking community empowerment and health equity: It is a matter of CHOICE

Rifkin, S. B., Sep 1 2003, In : Journal of Health Population and Nutrition. 21, 3, p. 168-180 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health sector reforms in Kenya: An examination of district level planning

Oyaya, C. O. & Rifkin, S. B., Apr 1 2003, In : Health policy. 64, 1, p. 113-127 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Learning by doing: Teaching qualitative methods to health care personnel

Rifkin, S. B. & Hartley, S. D., May 12 2001, In : Education for Health. 14, 1, p. 75-85 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ten best readings on community participation and health.

Rifkin, S. B., Aug 2001, In : African health sciences. 1, 1, p. 42-45 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1997

Toward a new understanding of poverty alleviation

Rifkin, S. B., Apr 1997, In : Tropical Doctor. 27, 2, p. 66-67 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1996

Corrigendum: The use of qualitative methods (Social Science and Medicine 41 No 12)

Rifkin, S., Varkevisser, C. & Peter, R., Jan 1 1996, In : Social Science and Medicine. 42, 7, p. III

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Paradigms Lost: Toward a new understanding of community participation in health programmes

Rifkin, S. B., Apr 1996, In : Acta Tropica. 61, 2, p. 79-92 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rapid rural appraisal: Its use and value for health planners and managers

Rifkin, S. B., Jan 1 1996, In : Public Administration. 74, 3, p. 509-526 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1995

Introduction

Rifkin, S., Dec 1995, In : Social Science and Medicine. 41, 12, p. 1653-1654 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

The pursuit of equity: a health sector case study from Vietnam

Hien, N. T., Thu Ha, L. T., Rifkin, S. B. & Wright, E. P., Sep 1995, In : Health policy. 33, 3, p. 191-204 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1991

A new approach to community participation assessment

Bjãrås, G., Haglund, B. J. A. & Rifkin, S. B., Dec 1 1991, In : Health Promotion International. 6, 3, p. 199-206 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health research for development [22]

Rifkin, S. B. & Griffith, D., Jan 1 1991, In : Lancet. 337, 8749, p. 1102-1103 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Rapid appraisal in an urban setting, an example from the developed world

Ong, B. N., Humphris, G., Annett, H. & Rifkin, S., 1991, In : Social Science and Medicine. 32, 8, p. 909-915 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990

Blue, red and green research.

Rifkin, S. B., 1990, In : Annales de la Société belge de médecine tropicale. 70 Suppl 1, p. 54-56 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Training managers for primary health care: Teaching about community involvement

Rifkin, S. & Cassels, A., Jan 1 1990, In : Medical teacher. 12, 1, p. 39-45 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1989

Towards the measurement of community participation

Bichmann, W., Rifkin, S. B. & Shrestha, M., Dec 1 1989, In : World Health Forum. 10, 3-4, p. 467-472 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1988

HEALTH PRIORITIES AND THE DEVELOPING WORLD

Rifkin, S. B. & Walt, G., Sep 24 1988, In : The Lancet. 332, 8613, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Primary health care: on measuring participation

Rifkin, S. B., Muller, F. & Bichmann, W., 1988, In : Social Science and Medicine. 26, 9, p. 931-940 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The primary health care exercise

Rifkin, S., Mar 1 1987, In : Health policy and planning. 2, 1, p. 100-101 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1986

Lessons from community participation in health programmes

Rifkin, S. B., Sep 1 1986, In : Health policy and planning. 1, 3, p. 240-249 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strategies for child survival: program vs. process.

Rifkin, S. & Walt, G., Jun 1 1986, In : World education reports. 25, p. 8-11 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1985

Health planning and community participation: case studies in South-east Asia.

Rifkin, S. B., Jan 1 1985, Health planning and community participation: case studies in South-east Asia.. Croom Helm

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1983

Introduction

Rifkin, S. B., 1983, In : Social Science and Medicine. 17, 19, p. 1409-1410 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1981
1980

Health Care in China: The Experts Take Command

Rifkin, S. B., Apr 1980, In : Tropical Doctor. 10, 2, p. 86-90 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1979

Occasional Correspondence

Rifkin, S. B., Jan 1 1979, In : Tropical Doctor. 9, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1978

POLITICS OF BAREFOOT MEDICINE

Rifkin, S. B., Jan 7 1978, In : The Lancet. 311, 8054, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1977

"Community" health.

Rifkin, S. B. & Ding, L. K., Aug 1 1977, In : Modern medicine of Asia. 13, 8, p. 7-9 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle