Here you will find videos, presentations, and other valuable resources related to Upstream's work to create healthy environmental, social, and economic conditions.
Hear Dr. Charles Basch, a leading expert on health disparities and education, talk about how health problems make it harder for students to learn in this recent keynote talk at the 2012 Healthy Schools Conference.
The Center for Health Equity and Social Justice created this powerful PowerPoint presentation exploring the role of race, social and economic injustices as root causes of uneven distribution of disease across populations. The Center works to address inequities in health and health care for Boston residents. Their website includes various tools and descriptions of health equity, social determinants of health, and why racism matters.
Copy and paste the comment below. ------ April 14, 2014 Julie Brewer Chief, School Programs Branch U.S. Department of Agriculture Policy and Program Development Division, Child Nutrition Programs, Food and Nutrition Service P.O. Box 66740 St. Louis, MO 63166-6740 Subject: RIN 0584-AE25 Dear Ms. Brewer: Please accept this feedback on the proposed rule for Local Wellness Policy (LWP) Implementation under the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 I believe that healthy kids learn better, (a...