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HELI Maryland Faculty to Host Early September Capitol Hill Briefing on Health Equity

Very exciting news from our HELI colleagues in Maryland – upcoming event in Washington DC!

The University of Maryland (UMD) Division of Research, in collaboration with  225 more words

Report Estimates Cost of Not Expanding Medicaid

An August 2016 policy brief released by the Urban Institute – The Cost to States of Not Expanding Medicaid – estimating the economic impact of a state’s decision not to expand Medicaid. 230 more words

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Tenure-Track Faculty Opportunity at University of Maryland

CCHE would like to alert you to a job opportunity at the University of Maryland, College Park ~

The Department of Behavioral and Community Health… 150 more words

Health equity matters

To me, equity is about fairness – about having the same opportunities to the best start in life, to be educated, and to be healthy. And yet there are currently 200,000 tamariki across Aotearoa growing up in poverty. 630 more words

Mapping Assets to Improve Community Health

From the article by Dr. Nikki Keene-Woods on BLOG: National Partnership for Action:

I teach a community health course to undergraduate students in the Health Sciences Department at Wichita State University. 506 more words

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An Environmental Scan of Recent Initiatives Incorporating Social Determinants in Public Health

From the article by Denise Koo, et al., in Preventing Chronic Disease:

…The foundational importance of social, environmental, and economic factors as determinants of health has long been recognized (1–5). 286 more words

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MPHA Coalition and Field Director Kristina St. Cyr Engages Youth Leaders for Social Justice

Coalition and Field Organizer Kristina St. Cyr recently visited with The Food Project’s Root Crew, a group of youth leaders who are given opportunities to lead community dialogue around food system change and social justice. 54 more words

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