July 3, 2012 | Human Capital Blog Post
Immigrants and Refugees
June 17, 2014 | Story
Dr. Kamal Eldeirawi's childhood experiences spurred him to study asthma in Mexican American children. Learn more about how his research is helping kids in underserved communities.
March 24, 2010 | Program Results Report
North End Outreach Network in Springfield, Mass., expanded outreach to soon-to-be-released inmates and their families and coordinated access to social and medical services once they returned to the community.
April 26, 2012 | Program Results Report
Strengthening What Works seeks to enhance the evaluation capacity of community-based organizations using innovative and promising approaches to prevent intimate partner violence in immigrant and refugee communities in the United States.
April 22, 2012 | Journal Article
Among new legal permanent residents in the U.S., refugees were significantly more likely to report chronic health problems than other immigrants; half were uninsured.
Memphis Medical Center (the MED) Improves Language Services for Spanish-Speaking Patients Through RWJF's Hablamos Juntos Program
October 15, 2007 | Program Results Report
From 2002 to 2006, the Regional Medical Center at Memphis, known as the MED, in Memphis, Tenn., improved and expanded language services for Spanish-speaking patients throughout the organization.
December 1, 2006 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison conducted a pilot study to identify and assess why immigrant mothers (primarily those from Mexico) living in the United States have better pregnancy outcomes than native-born Hispanic mothers.
May 31, 2000 | Program Results Report
From 1996 to 1999, researchers from the People-To-People Health Foundation (commonly known as the Project HOPE Center for Health Affairs) conducted a survey on:
September 5, 2008 | Program Results Report
The Head Start program in New York City developed Project Right Start, a family and community-strengthening model that prepares parents to participate actively in community efforts to address substance abuse and related issues.
April 17, 2007 | Program Results Report
The Center for Public Service Communications held two meetings to discuss ways to improve access to culturally and linguistically appropriate health care information among refugee and immigrant communities.