Social Determinants of Health or other topics
This assignment asks that you research disparities and/or disproportionalities, selecting one of the issues listed under Unit III of the syllabus macro issues impact individual development. At the root of many disparities, systemic racism and structural oppression inform the
experiences of people who have been marginalized.
Answer the following questions separately in a 3-page paper plus cover and reference pages. Include an introduction and conclusion in your paper. Your answers to the questions should be supported by reference to 2 sources: the Marsiglia, Kulis, and Lechuga-Peña and scholarly journal articles or NYC/national government websites.
1. Define the issue and provide information on the prevalence of it on a local(NYC) and national level. Use statistical and other data to support your
2. Discuss who is affected and explain how they are affected.
3. Identify and discuss the efforts made to address these disparities/disproportionalities and the unintended results when they are not addressed.