Online Program

Addressing the Social Determinants of Health through Community-Based Initiatives

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
According to the World Health Organization, the social determinants of health are the conditions in which people are born, grow, work, live, and age, and the wider set of forces and systems shaping the conditions of daily life. The Social Determinants of Health are important considerations to take into account when designing and administering public health programs and services.
Session Objectives: 1. List 1-3 social determinants of health 2. Define social determinants of health 3. Explain the impact of social determinants of health on community based initiatives
Yashika Watkins, PhD, MPH

Empowering communities to redress environmental health inequities   
Jason Douglas, Ph.D., Cheryl Grills, Ph.D., Sandra Villanueva, Ph.D., Andrew Subica, Ph.D. and Ditra Edwards
Three lenses prescription for reducing ethnic and racial health disparities through community organizing-based health promotion   
Andrew Subica, Ph.D., Cheryl Grills, Ph.D., Sandra Villanueva, Ph.D., Jason Douglas, Ph.D. and Ditra Edwards
Strengths and challenges of community organizing and policy campaigns for health equity   
Sandra Villanueva, Ph.D., Cheryl Grills, Ph.D., Andrew Subica, Ph.D., Jason Douglas, Ph.D. and Ditra Edwards
A conceptual model for EBI adoption in local health departments   
Nancy Winterbauer, PhD, Huabin Luo, PhD, Ashley Tucker, MPH, Colleen Bridger, PhD and Katharine Hyatt Hawkins

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)