– Become familiar with the conceptual issues and differences related to health disparities, health inequality, and health equity.
– Explore disparities with the context of behavioral health using Rhode Island and National data to provide context in understanding these disparities.
– Apply various frameworks – including social determinants and the life course (life span or stages) – to better understand behavioral health disparities.
Health Equity Training – Slides Presentation (1/22/16)
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