Beaufort B Longest

  • Professor

My research interests include health policymaking


1965 Davidson College BS
1969 Georgia State University Master of Health Administration (MHA)
1972 Georgia State University PhD


HPM2135 Health Policy
HPM2055 Managing Health Programs and Projects

Selected Publications

Longest, BB. Health Policymaking in the United States, 6th ed. Chicago: Health Administration Press, 2016.
Longest, BB. Health Program Management: From Development through Evaluation, 2nd ed. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2015.

Longest, BB. The Context and Process of Health Policymaking. Pages 354-385 in McLaughlin, DB. The Guide to Healthcare Reform: Readings and Commentary. Chicago: Health Administration Press, 2015.
Longest, BB, and Darr, K. Managing Health Services Organizations and Systems, 6th ed. Baltimore: Health Professions Press, 2014.
Longest, BB. Medical Practice Management in a Nutshell, Journal of Medical Practice Management, Vol. 29, No. 4 (January/February 2014): 227-231.
Longest, BB. Is Federal Tax-Exemption Policy for Nonprofit Hospitals Moving to a Clearer Quid pro Quo Basis? Nonprofit Policy Forum, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2012.
Longest, BB. Management Challenges at the Intersection of Public Policy Environments and Strategic Decision Making in Public Hospitals. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration; Vol. 35, No. 2 (Fall 2012):207-230.&nbsp
Longest, BB. Applying Logic Models to Cancer Centers and Programs. Journal of Management and Marketing in Healthcare, Vol. 3, No.2, 2011, pp. 85-91. (The official journal of the European Health Management Association).
Longest, BB, and GA Huber.
Schools of Public Health and the Health of the Public: Enhancing the Capabilities of Faculty To Be Influential in Policy-Making, American Journal of Public Health. Vol. 100, No. 1, January 2010, pp. 49-53. (Published Ahead of Print on November 12, 2009, as 10.2105/AJPH.2009.164749.)