Purpose

The purpose of the conference, “Strategic Shift: Integrating Social Determinants into Equitable Practices,” is to bring together thought leaders, professionals, and partners from diverse fields to explore and advance the integration of social determinants into equitable practices. By fostering collaborative discussions and sharing innovative insights, the conference aims to inspire transformative actions that address the root causes of disparities, promote inclusivity, and drive positive social change.

Audience

This conference, “Strategic Shift: Integrating Social Determinants into Equitable Practices,” is designed for a diverse audience of professionals, researchers, policymakers, educators, healthcare practitioners, community leaders, advocates, and individuals committed to advancing social equity.

Social determinants of health (SDoH) are the conditions in the environments where people are born, live, learn, work, play, worship, and age that affect a wide range of health, functioning, and quality-of-life outcomes and risks. -Healthy People 2030

Call for Proposals

“We are excited to invite proposals for the 2024 Impact Summit on November 15, 2024. Presentations should focus on integrating social determinants into capacity building, research and evaluation, and policy and advocacy.”

Deadline to Submit: July 31, 2024

Objectives

To advance approaches and strategies that enhance equitable practices to address social determinants in all settings.

To explore the impacts of social and political determinants on health and well-being.

To understand the latest research, evaluation, trends, and implementation of scientific approaches to advance health equity and social change.

To formulate and integrate equity principles into your personal, professional, and institutional practices for inclusive and impactful outcomes.