Partnership innovations to address social determinants of heatlh in a u.s.-méxico border community
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Diversity and culture
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related public policy
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Identify community partners to address social determinants of health. Explore the relationship of econmic develoment, employment, income and health. Discuss the role of higher education in community health improvement.
Keyword(s): Social Justice, Community-Based Partnership
Organization/institution whose products or services will be discussed: NA
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am an active participant in the communty partnership to be presented. I lead health and wellness initiaitves for a FQHC. I have a MPH Degree from UC Berkeley and I chair the National Community Committee for the CDC PRC Program. I was recently awarded the new Rosemary McKenzie Legacy Award from the National Rural Health Association Multiracial and Multicultural Council for my work with Amerian Indians and Hispanic/Latino communiites over the past 30 years.
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.