Learn first-hand about structural disparities among these health systems; meet activists, government officials, and experts at universities and non-governmental organizations. Take an excursion to Native American reservations to compare healthcare, health priorities, and local needs. Study the complex interplay of social determinants of health in local contexts and learn basic fieldwork methods for gathering data. Through case studies and site visits, you’ll explore health realities at individual and population levels. These experiences will deepen your ability to explore, understand, and interpret the socio-cultural, ecological, economic, political, and biological factors that affect human health.