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The Many Faces of Poverty

The Many Faces of Poverty

Users will learn the about different descriptions of poverty, and how it is defined in the United States and abroad. They will then apply that knowledge to relevant case studies. Contains audio.

After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Discuss different ways that poverty is defined, assessed, and measured.
  • Distinguish the symptoms of poverty from the root causes of poverty.
  • Select strategies you can use to help overcome the impact poverty has on the health of your patients.

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