2061.0 Towards the health of Immigrants and refugees, care, and challenges

Sunday, October 30, 2011: 4:30 PM
Anthony M. Sallar, MPH, PhD, MBA

Board 1
Occupational health hazards among Latino/a immigrant workers in Baltimore: The influence of gender, occupational status, and migration
Airín Martínez, PhD, Abdel Piedramartel, Keeley Berry, MSW, Ana María Rule, MHS, PhD and Jacqueline Agnew, RN, MPH, PhD
Board 3
Immigrant Somali community: Challenges in data collection and interpretation
Josephine Wilson, DDS, PhD, Andrew Hakala-Finch, BA and Elyse Ream, BA
Board 5
Hepatitis B Knowledge and Practices Among Cambodian Immigrants
Vicky Taylor, MD, MPH, Jocelyn Talbot, Hoai Do, MPH, Qi Liu, MS, Yutaka Yasui, PhD, J. Carey Jackson, MD MA MPH and Roshan Bastani, PhD
Board 6
Immigration status, visa type, and body weight among new immigrants in the U.S
Ming-Chin Yeh, PhD, Nina S. Parikh, PhD, MPH and Elizabeth Kelvin, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health