Decoding Public Health: Other Resources

Decoding Public Health: Other Resources

Want to learn more? Check out these other great sites, resources, and news articles to learn more about public health concepts.

Social Determinants of Health

Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) – What are the social determinants of health?

World Health Organization (WHO) – About social determinants of health

Sir Michael Marmot, WHO’s Chair of the Commission on Social Determinants of Health – Talk delivered at the 2014 WORLD.MINDS Annual Symposium (22 min video)

BC Centre for Disease Control – How the social determinants of health impact environmental health (presentation slides)

Article: COVID-19: What We Know So Far About…Social Determinants of Health

Article with videos: On how the road to good health in Canada is paved with obstacles

Article: Looking at how Black and Indigenous people are significantly worse off than white Canadians on five social factors

Video: Black Canadians talk about their experience with racism


National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health – “Let’s Talk: Moving upstream” (guide)

Canadian Public Health Association – An Integrated Public Health, Health Care, and Social System Approach to Chronic Disease Prevention

Think Upstream Radio – Why early learning investments matter (article & podcast episode)

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