4087.0 Social Determinants of Health: Leveraging Partnerships in Working with Communities

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session looks at strategies for engaging communities in addressing barriers to health equality. It will explore the impact of racism on social determinants of health.
Session Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be better able to • Describe how systems science can address social determinants of diabetes. • Define and operationalize “translational research” as it applies to public health and social welfare • Describe different types of Certificate of Need (CON) for health care.
Sameen Farooq, BA/BS

Sparking a Dialogue about the Social Determinants of Health at the Local Level - Small and Large Successes
Karen Keon, MPH, Charlie Fautin, MPH, RN, Ann Zukoski, DrPh, MPh, Melissa Cheyney, PhD, CPM, LDM, Tatiana Dierwechter, MSW and Gretchen Goode, MPH

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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Endorsed by: HIV/AIDS, Social Work

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)