Integrating Social Determinants of Health into Prevention Practice: Strategies for Effective Collaboration


Webinar Description:

In collaboration with the Great Lakes PTTC, this engaging 90-minute webinar aims to deepen understanding of the social determinants of health (SDOH) and explore their significant impact on community health outcomes. Participants will gain insights into the primary preventionist's role in addressing SDOH and learn practical strategies for collaboration with various partners. The session is designed to move beyond the theoretical understanding of SDOH, prompting action by highlighting successful examples and providing actionable steps for prevention providers to integrate these determinants into their work effectively. By focusing on collaboration and action, this webinar seeks to empower participants to make a tangible difference in their communities.

By the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Define and explain the concept of social determinants of health and their importance in health equity.
  2. Identify the role of prevention providers in addressing SDOH within communities.
  3. Highlight successful examples of SDOH integration into prevention practices.
  4. Offer practical strategies for effective collaboration with other partners working on SDOH.
  5. Motivate participants to apply learned strategies in their practice to improve community health outcomes.


Post Webinar Materials

Integrating Social Determinants of Health Recording

Integrating Social Determinants of Health Slide Deck

Integrating Social Determinants of Health STRETCH Framework



Nicole AugustineNicole M. Augustine, Founder & CEO of RIZE Consultants Inc., embodies the spirit of innovation and advocacy in public health. With a vibrant career launched from Cornell University and propelled at George Washington University School of Public Health, Nicole has evolved from a campus harm reduction counselor to a beacon of prevention and equity in public health. A trailblazer in substance misuse prevention and a passionate social justice advocate, Nicole's contributions are not just professional but deeply personal. Her role as an Advanced Implementation Specialist with the Opioid Response Network and consultant to the Prevention Technology Transfer Center underscores her commitment to tangible, widespread change. In 2022, Nicole authored the groundbreaking "Prevention Specialist Exam Study Guide," bridging a crucial gap in the field and empowering professionals to excel in substance misuse prevention.


Certificates of Attendance

Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance for 1.5 hours for participating in the live event.


Please email Reagan Hart at ([email protected]) for any questions.

June 24, 2024
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