Meeting Archive:
SDOH Forward: Non-Healthcare Approaches to Improving Health - Environmental Issues

Meeting Description:

To gain a better understanding of cross sectoral approaches to addressing the social determinants of health, AAHC is conducting interviews with individuals from organizations utilizing non-healthcare approaches to improving health. This session will focus on the stories of two organizations addressing environmental issues - one focusing on environmental health, and one on climate change & global health - and how they can collaborate with academic health centers to improve health.  Read the presenter’s interviews on the AAHC social determinant of health website at

Registration is free and participation is open to the entire academic health center and SDOH communities.  If you have any questions about the session, please contact our office at 202-265-9600.  Thank you.
Date: Wed, Sep 2, 2015
Time: 01:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Brian Hess
 Presenter Information
Pamela A. Duffy, PT, PhD, MEd, OCS, RP, FAPTA
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Assistant Professor, Global Health, Des Moines University.  Read interview, view bio.

David T. Dyjack, DrPH, CIH
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Executive Director, National Environmental Health Association.  Read interview, view website.

Yogesh Shah, MD, MPH, FAAFM
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Associate Dean, Global Health, Des Moines University.  Read interview, view bio.