Principles, necessity, and utility of social determinants in chronic disease prevention: A global perspective
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Provision of health care to the public
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Discuss the estimated epidemiologic and economic global burden of NCDs. Explain the relationship between social determinants of health and NCDs in resource constrained settings. Identify two strategies each for addressing structural and individual level social determinants of health to combat NCDs.
Keyword(s): Chronic Diseases, Social Inequalities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Extensive training and experience in three interrelated disciplines - medicine, public health, and health promotion. Over 25+ years experience as teacher, trainer, and researcher with a focus on epidemiology of infectious and chronic non-communicable conditions.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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