Online Program

Social determinants of health

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Social determinants include economic status, external and internal environments and cultural factors which impact the health status of communities. This session will discuss the positive and negative of the effects of socio economic determinants on the health status of communities across the globe.
Session Objectives: List the different social determinants of health. Discuss the role of socio-economic factors in overall health outcomes.
Brian Chen, JD, PhD

Family Benefits to Promote Children's Health and Well-being: Findings from 128 Low- and Middle-Income Countries   
Willetta Waisath, MPH, Isabel Latz, M.Phil., Amy Raub, M.S. and Jody Heymann, M.D., Ph.D.
Quality of life of older South Africans: The role of social capital and disease   
Margaret Ralston and Joel Negin, ssociate Professor of International Health and Director of Research

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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

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