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Are Social Injustice & Racism Killing People on a Grand Scale Across the Globe? Barbara J Hatcher, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN Nati...
Of all forms of inequality,  injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane. Martin Luther King, Jr .
Presentation Objectives <ul><li>At the conclusion of this presentation  </li></ul><ul><li>participants will be able to: </...
 
Social Determinants of Health
The Top 10 Determinants of Poor Health* <ul><li>Low social status </li></ul><ul><li>Relentless stress </li></ul><ul><li>Ad...
INEQUALITIES BETWEEN COUNTRIES
( Source: Angus Deaton &  as used in Sir Michael Marmot presentation)
TRENDS IN LIFE EXPECTANCY Human Development Report 2007/2008
 
 
 
INEQUALITIES  IN THE US
  Across America, Differences in How    Long & How Well We Live Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Commission to Build a Heal...
 
 
 
WHAT  SOCIAL FACTORS MATTERS TO HEALTH?
EARLY LIFE EXPERIENCES MATTER!
EDUCATION MATTERS!
 
 
 
 
 
 
INCOME MATTERS!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
WORK MATTERS!
HOUSING MATTERS!
 
COMMUNITY MATTERS!
A Short Distance to Large Disparities in Health: Washington, D.C. www.commissionhealth.org
RACE & ETHNICITY MATTERS!
 
THE ECONOMY MATTERS!
 
 
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Are Social Injustice and Racism Killing People on a Grand Scale?

This presentation addresses the social determinants of health.

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Are Social Injustice and Racism Killing People on a Grand Scale?

  1. 1. Are Social Injustice & Racism Killing People on a Grand Scale Across the Globe? Barbara J Hatcher, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN National Black Nurses’ Association 37th Annual Institute and Conference Toronto, Canada August 3, 2009 ©2009
  2. 2. Of all forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane. Martin Luther King, Jr .
  3. 3. Presentation Objectives <ul><li>At the conclusion of this presentation </li></ul><ul><li>participants will be able to: </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss the social determinants of health and their importance of their inclusion in NBNA’s policy agenda </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss the role of public policy in shaping the social and economic environment to improve health outcomes </li></ul>
  4. 5. Social Determinants of Health
  5. 6. The Top 10 Determinants of Poor Health* <ul><li>Low social status </li></ul><ul><li>Relentless stress </li></ul><ul><li>Adversity in early life </li></ul><ul><li>Social exclusion </li></ul><ul><li>Stress at work </li></ul><ul><li>Unemployment </li></ul><ul><li>Absence of social support </li></ul><ul><li>Addiction </li></ul><ul><li>Poor nutrition </li></ul><ul><li>Environment that promotes physical inactivity </li></ul>
  6. 7. INEQUALITIES BETWEEN COUNTRIES
  7. 8. ( Source: Angus Deaton & as used in Sir Michael Marmot presentation)
  8. 9. TRENDS IN LIFE EXPECTANCY Human Development Report 2007/2008
  9. 13. INEQUALITIES IN THE US
  10. 14. Across America, Differences in How Long & How Well We Live Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Commission to Build a Healthier America www.commissiononhealth.org
  11. 18. WHAT SOCIAL FACTORS MATTERS TO HEALTH?
  12. 19. EARLY LIFE EXPERIENCES MATTER!
  13. 20. EDUCATION MATTERS!
  14. 27. INCOME MATTERS!
  15. 35. WORK MATTERS!
  16. 36. HOUSING MATTERS!
  17. 38. COMMUNITY MATTERS!
  18. 39. A Short Distance to Large Disparities in Health: Washington, D.C. www.commissionhealth.org
  19. 40. RACE & ETHNICITY MATTERS!
  20. 42. THE ECONOMY MATTERS!
  21. 45. Call to Action

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    Nov. 26, 2014

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