Online Program

Best practices in community mobilization to improve health among refugees and immigrant communities

Monday, November 4, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Combating cambodian health disparities: Using CBPR to reach isolated, high-risk populations   
S. Megan Berthold, PhD, LCSW, Sengly Kong, PhD, Theanvy Kuoch, MA, LPC, Mary Scully, APRN and Seiya Fukuda, MS
Building capacity and partnership with bhutanese refugees to access well-women preventive & health services   
Karen A. Heckert, PhD, MPH, MSW, Deirdre Demers, MPH, Purna Budathoki, BA, Ram Upreti, BS, Bishnu Tiwari, BA, Damayanti Kathet, BA, Sita Adhikari, BA, Purna Adhikari, Lachu Ghataney, Erica Smith, BS and Stephanie Smith, BS
Community-based approaches to refugee mental health in Philadelphia   
Ellen Plumb, MD, Rickie O. Brawer, PhD,MPH, Melissa Fogg, MSW, Anna Escuder, BA, Christie Mulholland, BA, Michael Cafarchio, BA and James Plumb, MD, MPH
Adapting a faith-based health-promotion program to a diverse audience of immigrant and refugee women: Lessons learned   
Annie Hardison-Moody, PhD, Carolyn Dunn, PhD, Cathy Thomas, MAEd, Lorelei Jones, MED and Maryam Funmilayo

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

Organized by: Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health
Endorsed by: International Health, Latino Caucus, Medical Care, Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus, Vietnam Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Black Caucus of Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)