Online Program

Non-governmental and community-based organizations’ role in refugee and immigrant health

Monday, November 4, 2013: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Improving the quality of life of Somali refugees through the East African Health Coalition   
Cristina Redko, PhD, Nikki Rogers, PhD, Liban Bule, MSW and Hawa Siad
Cambodian American medical home program: Engaging the community in their own care   
Thomas Buckley, MPH, RPh, Mary Scully, APRN, Theanvy Kuoch, MA, LPC, Sengly Kong, PhD and S. Megan Berthold, PhD, LCSW
Healthy eating and wellbeing among Somali, Cambodian, Mexican, and Sudanese immigrants and refugees in the u.s.: A focus group study   
Kristina Tiedje, PhD, Mark Wieland, MD, MPH, Sonia Meiers, PhD, RN, Ahmed A. Mohamed, Christine Formea, PharmD, Jennifer Ridgeway, MPP, Gladys Asiedu, PhD, Ginny Boyum, PhD, Jennifer Weis, RN, MAN, Julie Nigon, Christi Patten, PhD and Irene Sia, MD, MSc
Strategies for building non-governmental infrastructure to meet refugee health needs   
Lisa Sockabasin, RN, Christine Lyman, MSW, CHES, Kathleen E. Perkins, MPA and Fatuma Hussein

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, Socialist Caucus, Vietnam Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

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