NACCHO is hosting a Health Equity and Social Justice 101 training series to increase the knowledge and inform the practices of local health departments and their multi-sector partners on health equity and social justice (HESJ) principles, key concepts, and applications. The third and final featured webinar in this training will take place on July 18 from 1:00-2:15 pm ET and will offer insight from Harris County Public Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and Bay Area Regional Health Inequity Initiative (BARHII) on how to embed health equity and social justice into public health practice. After attending this webinar, attendees will:
Learn from local health department practitioners about approaches for institutionalizing health equity and social justice work at the local level;
Identify strategies for overcoming barriers to implementing health equity and social justice initiatives; and
Understand how workforce development efforts help to grow and sustain health equity and social justice work.