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Social Determinants of Health and Environmental Strategies Part 1: Understanding and Addressing the Social Determinants of Health in Prevention

December 14, 2021 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

This webinar will introduce and discuss the social determinants of health. It will explain which aspects have been found to be significantly linked to substance use, as well as how the social determinants of health are linked to inequity and health disparities. The webinar will provide recommendations on how prevention professionals can begin thinking about ways to address the social determinants of health and how to pursue a public health approach to prevention.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Explain what the social determinants of health are and how they relate to the socio-ecological model of prevention
  • Discuss the social determinants of health linked to increase risk of substance use
  • Review racial and ethnic inequities in substance use risk and prevention services
  • Overview the public health approach to prevention and recommendations for addressing the social determinants of health

Details

Date:
December 14, 2021
Time:
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://pttcnetwork.org/centers/central-east-pttc/event/part-1-understanding-and-addressing-social-determinants-health

Venue

Webinar

Organizer

Prevention Technology Transfer Center Network
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