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Social Medicine in Practice: Realizing the American Indian and Alaska Native Right to Health

Description
Explores the health disparities facing American Indian and Alaska Native populations and the social determinants of health specific to Native nations. Features a case study of the Maniilaq Social Medicine Program (SMP) in Alaska, which aims to address Native health disparities.
Author(s)
Lucas Trout, Corina Kramer, Lois Fischer
Citation
Health and Human Rights Journal, 20(2), 19–30
Date
12/2018
Type
Document
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Cultural competency · Health disparities