Social determinants of health are gaining attention among public health practitioners. The challenge is determining what specific steps public health practitioners should take in light of a somewhat limited evidence base. Whatever evidence emerges, working with a range of sectors will be important. During Janet Yellen's tenure as president of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, public health and community development practitioners began a dialogue to simply understand…Continue
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The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (FRBSF) publishes the Community Development Investment Review. FRBSF's Community Affairs Department created the Center for Community Development to research & raise the visibility of the latest efforts in providing capital to low-income and/or economically fragile communities. The summer 2009 issue (Volume 5, Issue 3) was dedicated to the impact of place/community on health.
The spectrum of disciplines &…Continue