PROFESSIONALS TO ADDRESS
THE SOCIAL DETERMINANTS
OF MENTAL HEALTH
PROCEEDINGS OF A WORKSHOP
Patricia A. Cuff and Erin Hammers Forstag, Rapporteurs
Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education
Board on Global Health
Health and Medicine Division
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PLANNING COMMITTEE ON STRENGTHENING THE CONNECTION BETWEEN HEALTH PROFESSIONS EDUCATION AND PRACTICE1
KENNITA R. CARTER (Co-Chair), Health Resources and Services Administration
CARL SHEPERIS (Co-Chair), Texas A&M University–San Antonio
COL. DAVID BENEDEK, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
JULIAN FISHER, Hannover Medical School
MILDRED JOYNER, National Association of Social Workers
ROBERT KEEFE, University at Buffalo School of Social Work
KATHLEEN KLINK, Veterans Health Administration
WENDI SCHWEIGER, National Board for Certified Counselors
ZOHRAY TALIB, California University of Science and Medicine
STEPHANIE TOWNSELL, American Osteopathic Association
SANDRA CREWE, Howard University
SANDRA D. LANE, Syracuse University
KENYA MCRAE, American Osteopathic Association
ANGELO MCCLAIN, National Association of Social Workers
ROBERT URSANO,* Institute for Healthcare Improvement
*Assisted in planning but unable to attend the workshop.
1 The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s planning committees are solely responsible for organizing the workshop, identifying topics, and choosing speakers. The responsibility for the published Proceedings of a Workshop rests with the workshop rapporteurs and the institution.
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