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Social Work

"Social Work" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Social Work" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Social Work" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 82 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2013 and 2015 and 2018 and 2019
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.