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Why Health Equity Matters


Arlene Goldson

Partnership for Southern Equity

Ruth McCaffrey
Director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program
Mercer University

Ella Williamson
Executive Director
St. Joseph’s/Candler African-American Health Information and Resource Center


Healthcare Georgia Foundation

Program Description

During this interactive webinar, three Georgia-based community health experts will hare their experiences, successes, and challenges in addressing health equity in their work with vulnerable populations and community coalitions in the metropolitan Savannah area, Lumpkin County, and other rural communities in in the state

Learning Objectives

o Ways to introduce and integrate equity into your community health promotion work
o Understanding literacy's critical link to health promotion among vulnerable populations
o Tools and resources to help low literacy populations navigate the healthcare experience


On Demand
Original program date: May 30, 2019

Technology Requirements

Participants registering for programs should have access to the following technology for best viewing and participation:

  • Personal computer with Macintosh or Windows with 512 MB of RAM
  • Broadband internet connection such as an office LAN, DSL, or cable modem
  • Phone next to personal computer (or speaker phone if multiple people are viewing)
  • Computer speakers (built-in or attached)
  • Latest version of Adobe Flash which can be downloaded for free at Adobe's web site

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