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  • Houston Chronicle: May 16, 2018

    In her blog in the Houston Chronicle, Valerie Borum Smith explains why social determinants of health should be addressed in medical settings. She discusses how she has drawn inspiration from Prevention Institute’s Community Centered Health Homes model, which calls for community health clinics to expand prevention, change social norms, and promote community-level policies that support health.

  • May 18, 2018

    Welcome to our media digest for the week ending May 18, 2018! Each week, PI compiles a round-up of the latest public health-related news, with an eye toward media framing and language, particularly as they relate to the role of primary prevention. The views expressed in these articles do not reflect those of Prevention Institute.