274878 Future Directions in Health Equity: Working Across Sectors

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 : 3:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Winston Wong, MD, MS , National Program Office, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA
The RT is a diverse group of stakeholders that come together in an attempt to promote discussion around health equity and the elimination of health disparities. It is important to consider all perspectives and learn from disparate groups of stakeholders. The RT will continue to be a common ground for forward thinking.

Learning Areas:
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related public policy

Learning Objectives:
Describe the mission of the RT and discuss how the inclusion of a diverse group of stakeholders has led to a more comprehensive approach and deeper understanding of the issues surrounding the promotion of health equity.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Member of the Institute of Medicine's Committee on the integration of Primary Care and Public Health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.