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Integrating Racial/Ethnic Equity Into Policy Research:  Policy Assessments to Improve Child Health 

October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Integrating Racial/Ethnic Equity Into Policy Research:  Policy Assessments to Improve Child Health 

Presenters: Dolores Acevedo-Garcia and Pamela Joshi, Brandeis University and Diversity Data Kids initiative

Decision makers are increasingly called on to improve existing policies to reduce racial/ethnic disparities and ensure all have a fair chance at health. This presentation introduces the Policy Equity Assessment, a framework that combines policy assessment and equity methods to synthesize existing research and identify and conduct new analyses of policies’ ability to reduce racial/ethnic inequities. Case examples will be presented. 

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Date:
October 12
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm