Promoting Health Equity A Resource to Help Communities Address Social Determinants of Health

8/9/2012 12:00 AM

Prepared by the CDC; this workbook is for public health practitioners and partners interested in addressing social determinants of health in order to promote health and achieve health equity.  The link between social determinants of health, including social, economic, and environmental conditions, and health outcomes is widely recognized in the public health literature. Moreover, it is increasingly understood that inequitable distribution of these conditions across various populations is a significant contributor to persistent and pervasive health disparities. Download here . . .