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Source: Empire State Public Health Training Center
Length: 1.5 hours
Description: This course serves as a primer for illustrating the root causes that shape health and health disparities. In addition to describing the complex interplay of social conditions associated with health disparities, it also provides a framework for exploring public and community health frameworks for addressing health equity.
Source: Californian Pacific Public Health Training Center (CALPACT) at UC Berkley’s School of Public Health
Length: 1 hour
Description: Dr. Donald Warne, MD, MPH, Director of the Master of Public Health Program at North Dakota State University, and Senior Policy Advisor to the Great Plains Tribal Chairmen's Health Board, discusses the health disparities and public health needs of Native Americans.
Source: Colorado School of Public Health, Center for Public Health Practice
Length: 1 hour
Description: Keynote address by Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD is a family physician and epidemiologist whose work focuses on the impacts of racism on the health and well-being of the nation. She seeks to broaden the national health debate to include not only universal access to high quality health care, but also attention to the social determinants of health (including poverty) and the social determinants of equity (including racism).
Source: Racial Equity Tools
Length: Varies by module
Description: A wide variety of learning modules are included on this site. A few of these include: