Education as a Social Determinant of Health: The Role of Laws and Policies

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Add to Calendar 2017-02-23 13:00:00 2017-02-23 13:00:00 Education as a Social Determinant of Health: The Role of Laws and Policies Explores how law and policy can be used to address education as a social determinant of health. This webinar, co-sponsored by the Network and the CDC’s Public Health Law Program, is the first in a series on the Social Determinants of Health and the Law. The webinar touches on the new federal Every Student Succeeds Act as well as emerging legal and policy approaches at the state and local level that provide opportunities for schools and other educational programs to more fully engage with their communities and encourage the development of well-rounded students and citizens. Some attendees may qualify for CLE credit. CLEs for Network webinars are provided by the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics (ASLME). ASLME is the approved provider of continuing legal education credits in several states; ASLME will also apply for CLE credits in other states upon request. To learn more, visit here. To register, vist here. noreply@air.org America/New_York public

Explored how law and policy can be used to address education as a social determinant of health. This webinar, co-sponsored by the Network and the CDC’s Public Health Law Program, was the first in a series on the Social Determinants of Health and the Law. The webinar touched on the new federal Every Student Succeeds Act as well as emerging legal and policy approaches at the state and local level that provide opportunities for schools and other educational programs to more fully engage with their communities and encourage the development of well-rounded students and citizens. 

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