Training - Social Determinants of Health
Social Determinants of Health and HIV – This engaging and informative one-hour online course, developed by the California Prevention Training Center (CAPTC), introduces social determinants and HIV. It includes an overview of social determinants, their relevance to health disparities, and their particular importance in understanding HIV in the US today. The course makes effective use of videos and scenarios to illustrate key concepts.
Learners will be able to describe social determinants and their impacts on HIV risk, prevalence, and access to services. They will also be able to define a social determinants of health perspective and identify places to intervene.
View the introductory video to the CAPTC online course.
Registration fee: Free
CCAPP credit: Free
Certificate of Completion: Free
System requirements: Firefox, Safari or Chrome.
The Social Determinants of Health: Approaches to the HIV Epidemic Toolkit – This toolkit provides an overview of social determinants of health (SDH) and approaches for reducing HIV-related disparities and their collective impact on vulnerable populations. Strategies in this toolkit are designed to raise awareness and direct prevention initiatives. It was developed at a state level for individuals and organizations working with and through communities.
The Social Determinants of Health Toolkit was prepared by The Texas HIV Syndicate: Public Awareness Priority Group.