Social Determinants of Health III (Social and Behavioral Epidemiology)
Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Members will gain an understanding of neighborhood characteristics and city level economic distress can impact individual and community health.
Session Objectives: Discuss the importance of understanding the mechanisms through which neighborhood characteristics may impact individual health.
Describe the relationships between neighborhood economic deprivation, neighborhood problems, neighborhood social cohesion, and individual health.
Define avoidable mortality.
Articulate the relationship between city-level economic distress and avoidable mortality.
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Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: Ethics SPIG, Medical Care, Mental Health, Socialist Caucus, Chiropractic Health Care