What do we mean by a critical perspective in public health?


The purpose of the network is to:

  • Act as an advocate for the critical public health scholarly community
  • Offer a point of contact for public health practitioners interested in social science/humanities in public health
  • Provide a network for information/knowledge exchange for members to enhance research, policy, and education on and for public health.
  • Continue to develop the spirit and commitment to critical public health initiated in Radical Community Medicine (see archives here)


The Critical Public Health Network has a committee comprised of 8 members. These are currently:

CPHN Constitution (links to .pdf)