Meeting 2: 11/9

Invited Presenters

  1. Presentation by Dr. Andrew Narva: "An overview of American Native Renal Disease"
  2. Presentation by Dr. Erika Blacksher: "Social Determinants of Health: What are they and why do they matter"

Meeting Notes

Meeting Video

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- There is a lapse in sound recording between minutes 8 – 19. I apologize for this lapse. The technical source has been identified and resolved. Luckily, the audio during this time reflects the slide set and the discussion points around the meat of the presentation were captured.

Reference articles:

  • Link and Phelan. McKeown and the Idea that Social Conditions are Fundamental Causes of Disease. 2002. American Journal of Public Health:92(5)
  • Glossary of terms.