Structural Racialization: A Systems Approach to Understanding the Causes and Consequences of Racial Inequity

Download Brochure Racial inequity can persist without racist intent The word “racism” is commonly understood to refer to instances in which one individual intentionally or unintentionally targets others for negative treatment because of their skin color or other group-based physical characteristics. Research conducted by the Kirwan Institute strongly suggests that this individual-centered view of racism … Continue reading »

Social Determinants of Health

Download Brochure The social determinants of health approach is distinguished by a broad focus on the economic, social, political, and psychological determinants of population health.