Grand Rounds - Nov. 6, 2020
"Social Determinants of Health: Native-American Health During COVID-19"

Erik Brodt, M.D., OHSU. Associate Professor of Family Medicine, School of Medicine.


  1. Define the social determinants of health.
  2. Explain how inequities in neighborhood conditions, education, income and wealth, and sociopolitical climate affect health outcomes and health disparities.
  3. Understand how differential access to wealth-building policies and structures (beyond income) creates unequal conditions for good health in communities across the United States.
  4. Identify examples of effective local, regional, and national strategies for improving systems and policies that affect the social determinants of health.

Accreditation: St. Charles Health System is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Charles Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals

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