Leveraging Culture to Address Health Inequalities: Examples from Native Communities

When: November 14, 2012 (8:00 AM Pacific)
Where: Sheraton Seattle Hotel • 1400 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98101

Topics Select Populations and Health Equity, Health Care Workforce, Health Services, Coverage, and Access
Activity: Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity
Board: Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

The Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities will hold a workshop on Wednesday, November 14, in Seattle, WA. The purpose of this workshop is to focus on Native American Health and how culture is a decisive factor when addressing health inequalities.

The topics for the workshop include;

  • Training in cultural competence
  • Weaving culture into the clinical setting
  • Action in cancer prevention in Communities
  • Action in diabetes prevention in Communities

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