Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and are in the process of generating evidence of effectiveness or may not yet be tested.

Building relationships with community key to achieving greater health equity: Q and A with Dr. Nafissa Cisse Egbuonye

The Kresge Foundation

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Outreach/ Education/ Communications
Social and Community Context
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Outside U.S.

Infrastructure Support

The director of the Black Hawk County Public Health Department in Iowa shares her thoughts on best practices for community engagement and public health leadership in this Q and A with The Kresge Foundation. The conversation is geared towards her experiences dealing with a highly segregated community and varying needs during COVID-19.

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Advancing Racial Equity, Reduction of Health Disparities

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Community, Workplace

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