Global perspectives on Asian and/or Pacific Islander health
Monday, November 4, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
The Asian and Pacific Islander (API) population is a global community. The diversity of API populations – in terms of origin and destination of migration, ethnicity, culture and languages spoken – presents a unique opportunity for sharing lessons learned in public health research and practice. This session will present novel research findings relevant to API health and creative local approaches to addressing public health challenges in API populations around the world.
Session Objectives: Identify public health concerns of API populations around the world.
Discuss a wide range of practical approaches to addressing public health challenges facing API populations around the world.
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Organized by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health
Endorsed by: International Health, Oral Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health