The Digital Divide as a Social Determinant of Health
Social Justice in Public Health Speaker Series: Impacts of Technology on Health Equity and Social Justice.
Please join us as we examine the current technology landscape within the context of social justice and health equity; and explore existing challenges and solutions, including how it can be utilized as a tool to empower marginalized communities, increase access to resources, and challenge existing power structures. This innovative collection of lectures from experts in the field of public policy, public health, and social justice, is designed for students in public health, medicine, education, pharmacy and nursing degree programs.
Free and open to the public with prior registration.
Session 4: The Digital Divide as a Social Determinant of Health
Maya Wiley, JD
Senior Vice President for Social Justice, New School University
A discussion on the digital divide as a social determinant of health and models for expanding affordable broadband access to advance civil and human rights and gender equity.