PRESS RELEASE: NACDD Celebrates Staff Growth
Feb. 10, 2020
DR. MONICA BHAREL
Dr. Gabriel Kaplan, NACDD Board Past President, interviews Dr. Monica Bharel, Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and Ben Wood, Director of the Office of Community Health Planning and Engagement within the Department of Public Health. They discuss Massachusetts’s unique approach to addressing the social determinants of health, especially their adaptation of the Determination of Need program.
Socially Determined Podcasts
Board Past President Dr. Gabriel Kaplan discusses the social determinants of health with guests.
Accelerating Population Health: Recommendations for Action, Resources, and Case Stories from the 2018 NACDD GEAR Groups.
- Medicaid 1115 Waivers and the Implications for Cancer Prevention and Screening
- Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and the Implications for Cancer Screening
GIS Story Maps Enhance Opportunities for Montanans at Diabetes Risk
Using GIS and county-level data from CDC on risk factors associated with type 2 diabetes—specifically obesity and leisure-time physical inactivity—Montana Diabetes Program staff developed an interactive map to compare the prevalence of physical inactivity and obesity by county.