Discussion 6.1: Health Disparities and Culture

Discussion Guidelines

Initial Post

Choose one of the articles from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Strategies for Reducing Health Disparities — Selected CDC-Sponsored Interventions, United States, 2016 (PDF) (Links to an external site.).

Answer the following questions:

  • Provide the title of the article you selected and a brief overview.
  • Describe the health disparity and the vulnerable population.
  • What social determinants to health contribute to the health disparity?
  • Briefly describe the prevention intervention (primary, secondary or tertiary) for the targeted population.
  • What additional intervention might you add that would specifically address cultural issues?

Response Post(s)

Reply to posts that did not select the same article you discussed.