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The Commission on Social Determinants of Health: Tackling the Social Roots of Health Inequities

  • Alec Irwin mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: irwina@who.int

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  • Nicole Valentine,
  • Chris Brown,
  • Rene Loewenson,
  • Orielle Solar,
  • Hilary Brown,
  • Theadora Koller,
  • Jeanette Vega
  • Published: May 23, 2006
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030106

About the Authors

Corresponding Author

Email: irwina@who.int

Competing Interests

The authors are members of the Secretariat of the Commission on Social Determinants of Health.