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Building a More Civil & Just Society: Session G - The Health Equity Imperative. 30 Mins

3 March, 2021

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focuses on the social determinants that impact health, and Dr. Besser has been very vocal about how communities of color, tribal communities, poor communities face well-documented disparities in both access to health care as well as health outcomes. Recently, Dr. Besser has raised racism to the top of the list of social determinants. Why? And how can businesses, nonprofits and government leaders work together to ensure everyone in America has a fair and just opportunity to thrive?

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Steve Odland

Steve Odland
President and CEO
The Conference Board, Inc.

Mr. Odland is the President & CEO of The Conference Board, Inc., the most widely cited private source of business intelligence. He brings to The Conference Board an extensive corporate background. He formerly served as Chairman & CEO of Office Depot, Inc. from 2005-2010; Chairman, Pr...Full Bio

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