SCOPE OF WORK
+ Research and staff training on best practices in combating health inequities, with a particular emphasis on the role of public health departments in fostering social justice, building community capacity, identifying the social determinants of health and countering interpersonal and institutional racism;
+ Staff forums and other events to highlight elements of community-based public health practice and work on health inequities;
+ Exchanges with public health departments beyond the Bay Area to promote organizational development strategies consistent with community-based approaches to public health;
+ Publication of tools, papers and articles to disseminate experiences and advocate for changes in state and national policies.