Source: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Contributors: Braveman, P., Arkin, E., Orleans, T., Proctor, D., & Plough, A.
Topic: Inclusive Language and Culture
Population Focus: Racially/Ethnically Diverse LGBTQ
This executive summary is intended to stimulate discussion and promote greater understanding about the meaning of health equity. It provides definitions, key concepts, and a Culture of Health Action Framework which illustrates the sectors and people involved in building a Culture of Health. The concepts presented are based on widely recognized ethical and human rights principles and are supported by knowledge from health sciences.