Social determinants of health research center start working from June 2011, following instruction number 2/92/10. This center conduct practical researches in field of health equity indicators and social variables such as: income, educational level, sex, occupation and residence site. Main goal of these researches is solving health problems of people and upgrade level of community health.

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English: Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

published articles:


1- Investigation of some social determinants of receiving mother and child healthcare services in the women living in Shiraz, Iran in 2012


 2- Prevalence of smoking in people of 12 and more in Fars societies, 2013 (early study)


3- Assessing hospital disaster preparedness in Shiraz, Iran 2011:Teaching versus private hospitals