THRIVE Advances a Shared Understanding of Social Determinants of Health: A Louisiana Case Example

Created by Prevention Institute (PI), THRIVE, a place-based and action-oriented tool and framework, engages community leaders, residents, public health practitioners and multiple sectors in a process of assessing, identifying and improving community conditions that can facilitate better health, safety and equity outcomes. As a regional manager for the Louisiana Public Health Institute, Jennifer’s new awareness of the social determinants of health created a fundamental shift in her approach to community- based health improvement.

LPHI THRIVE Case Example