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A Guide for Advancing Health Equity: Community Strategies for Preventing Chronic Disease.

A Practitioner’s Guide to Advancing Health Equity provides lessons learned and practices from the field,
as well as from the existing evidence-base. This resource offers ideas on how to maximize the effects of
several policy, systems, and environmental improvement strategies with a goal to reduce health inequities
and advance health equity. Additionally, the resource will help communities incorporate the concept of
health equity into core components of public health practice such as organizational capacity, partnerships, community engagement, identifying health inequities, and evaulation.