Homeless health and access to healthcare in urban settings – a social epidemiology
Learning Areas:Chronic disease management and prevention
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Social and behavioral sciences
Assess health and hygiene of homeless population living in Grand Rapids, MI Discuss factors contribute to becoming homeless Describe recommendations to improve health and hygiene of the study population
Keyword(s): Health Disparities, Community-Based Public Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the principal investigator and author on this project and this project was my field practicum for anthropology at Grand Valley State University. In addition, my research interest lies in increasing access to healthcare for vulnerable populations.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.