• August 2021

    Centering Equity & Justice in Rebuilding the Nation’s Public Health Infrastructure

    The Big Cities Health Coalition (BCHC) and Prevention Institute, with support from the Skoll Foundation, are developing a playbook for rebuilding a public health system, rooted in racial equity, that...
  • October 2020

    Convergence Partnership

    Prevention Institute serves as strategic advisor for the Convergence Partnership, providing staffing and guidance on strategy development and policy analysis. The Convergence Partnership is a...
  • March 2019

    Park Equity

    Park equity—fair and just access to parks, trails, community gardens, and other green spaces—is essential to healthy communities. But park inequities unjustly affect low-income communities across the...
  • June 2018

    Water Equity

    Our approach to water equity connects a range of environmental and social issues whose challenges and solutions are interwoven, from drinking water quality and stormwater management to urban greening...
  • April 2016

    Health Exchange Academy Trainings (HEAT) – The California Endowment (TCE)

    Since 2010, PI has partnered with The California Endowment (TCE) to provide trainings to communities around California on using primary prevention to improve environments for health and health equity.
  • April 2016

    Health Equity in Violence Prevention

    Advancing health equity is a central piece of our work in preventing violence, as we aim to address the underlying systems and conditions of inequity that create and perpetuate violence in the first...
  • April 2016

    THRIVE: Tool for Health & Resilience In Vulnerable Environments

    In 2001-2003, we developed the Tool for Health and Resilience in Vulnerable Environments (THRIVE) for the U.S. Office of Minority Health. THRIVE is a framework for understanding how structural...
  • October 2015

    Healthy, Equitable, Active Land Use Network

    HEALU was formed in response to structural barriers to equity in Los Angeles’ land use arena, and in an effort to strategically and collaboratively promote systems change. HEALU augments the role of...
  • August 2015

    Safe Routes to School National Partnership, Steering Committee Member

    The Safe Routes to School National Partnership is a network of more than 300 nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and professionals working together to advance the Safe Routes to...
  • August 2009

    The Community-Driven Eden Area Livability Initiative

    Over the course of a decade, stakeholders in the western unincorporated area of Alameda County (also called "The Eden Area") came together to identify, discuss, and debate the most important issues...

Countering the Production of Health Inequities EXTENDED SUMMARY

Working as a thought-partner with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, PI conducted an analysis to determine the sectors and systems to engage for achieving health equity, and pinpointing the actions...