142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Social Determinants of Health 2

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
This session will feature presentations which will highlight the strong role played by social determinants in the health status of communities. It will also discuss what needs to be done to address health care disparities in communities by improving prevalent socio economic factors
Session Objectives: Discuss what social determinants of health are Identify the relationship between social determinants of a population and their health status
Malcolm Bryant, MBBS, MPH

Key Family Health Practices and the Social Determinants of Health
M. Lelinneth Novilla, MD, MPH, Jeanette Johnson, MPH (c), Melissa Sevy, MPH, Louis Seungchan Kim and Stefany Hiatt
Labor Policies Promoting Population Health: Where does Latin America Stand?
Nicolas de Guzman Chorny, Kristen McNeill, Megan Arthur, Parama Sigurden and Jody Heymann, M.D., Ph.D.
Transforming Gender Norms, Roles, and Power Dynamics for Improving Maternal Health: A Systematic Review
Sara Pappa, MA, Arundati Muralidharan, DrPH, Elisabeth Rottach, MA, Jessica Fehringer, PhD, Madhumita Das, PhD and Mahua Mandal, PhD
Maternal risk factors in the development of and risk of orofacial clefts in the Philippines
Caroline Yao, MD, Stephanie Ly, MPH, Haley Marie Raimondi, MA, William Magee, MD, DDS, Jane Figueiredo, PhD and Kathleen Magee, MEd, MSW

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CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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