This document presents a brief analysis of 37 social determinants of health frameworks that best reflect an intersectoral perspective. It also offers an in-depth analysis of the seven frameworks considered most useful for understanding and acting on the social determinants across sectors.
Advancing health equity: Case studies of health equity practice in four award-winning California health departments
Four examples of public health departments, large and small, are provided as case studies for finding creative ways to advance health equity.
Using a scenario-based training approach, this online learning module explores the collaborative decision-making process through the lens of a public health practitioner working with communities.
A groundswell of interest has emerged recently in using collective impact (CI) to tackle entrenched social problems. This blended case story describes two CI initiatives in which public health is significantly involved: London Ontario’s Child & Youth Network and The Child & Youth Health Network on Vancouver Island.
This paper identifies eight common priorities of public health stakeholders who are working to improve the social determinants of health and health equity.