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NCIPH launches pilot of new tool to map social determinants of health

Jan. 18, 2017 Social determinants of health: a big phrase describing the daily fabric of your life. Your place of residence, mode of play, workplace, and worship habits may not seem health-related, but in fact these “upstream” factors not only influence overall quality of life, but also have a significant influence on population health outcomes.... Read more »

Putting evidence in action for cancer prevention and control

Sept. 28, 2016 On September 21, 2016, NCIPH training staff Avia Mainor and Kasey Decosimo assisted in the coordination and delivery of Evidence in Action, a train-the-trainer pilot adapted for the American Cancer Society. The one-day pilot was delivered in Atlanta, Georgia to 26 participants from the American Cancer Society working across the country with Federally... Read more »