Event

Linking Social Determinants of Health to Health Disparities and Cultural Inclusion

When

Wednesday – Thursday, April 26 – 27, 2017 | 10:00 am – 6:00 pm ET

Description

Registration is now open for the 4th Annual Cultural Inclusion Institute Conference, the theme for this year is Linking Social Determinants of Health to Health Disparities and Cultural Inclusion

Conference Learning Outcomes:

  • Explain how expanding the diversity of healthcare professionals can better address the social issues related to access to care, including cultural practices, language barriers, and stigma.
  • Describe research in health disparities, the development of strategies to reduce them and innovations in obtaining health and social services funding.
  • Describe public health strategies in eliminating health disparities and policies that can improve social determinants of health.
  • Understand how to advocate for social justice to address the inequities in the healthcare system as it relates to the social determinants of health.

Who Should Attend? Primary Care Providers, Nurses, Social Workers, Dentists, Educators, Researchers, Non-Profit Community Based Agencies, and Students.

Learn more about the conference and register online.

Location

San Antonio, Texas

Organizer Contact

University of Texas Health Science Center/School of Nursing
Email: mcgoon@uthscsa.edu