Health in All Policies: A Regional Perspective from the Americas
Learning Areas:Program planning
Public health or related public policy
Demonstrate the importance of Health in All Polices in relation to other international agendas including that of Sustainable Development, Social Determinants of Health and the Post-2015 goals. Discuss latest regional case studies on Health in All Policies to demonstrate how the HiAP approach is applied in practice. Analyze the challenges of developing indicators for the regional plan of action on health in all policies adopted by PAHO’s Members States in September, 2014.
Keyword(s): Health Disparities/Inequities, Policy/Policy Development
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Kira Fortune, Ph.D., M.I.H., M.A. has worked for more that 15 years in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America in positions related to public health, gender and social determinants of health. Kira has worked with the International Planned Parenthood Federation and UNICEF before coming to PAHO in 2008 where she is responsible for the social determinants of health within the Special Program on Sustainable Development and Health Equity.
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.