BCCDC Grand Rounds | Health inequities and incarceration: A public health perspective

Event Details

About the Event

Speaker: Dr. Stuart Kinner

Learning Objectives:

  • Have a broad understanding of the complex, health-related needs of both adults and children who experience incarceration, including the reasons and risk factors for preventable death after incarceration
  • Recognize that incarceration is a setting through which vulnerable members of the community pass, such that ‘prison health is public health’
  • Appreciate the importance of measurable standards, routine monitoring, and independent research to drive continuous improvement in the scope and quality of healthcare for people who experience incarceration

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