Healthy People 2020 Data: Exploring Measures of Health Equity
Learning Areas:Biostatistics, economics
Communication and informatics
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Diversity and culture
Explain the importance of health equity and disparities for the Healthy People initiative. Describe data tools available on the Healthy People website to explore issues related to health equity and disparities.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I direct the Health Promotion and Statistics Branch, which manages and analyzes the data for the Healthy People Initiative at the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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