Welcome to Refugee Health ~ Immigrant Health
Revised & expanded material in this site appears in a book published by Cambridge University Press 11/2004. Available at the usual places.
Issues in refugee health and resettlement: Background on refugees, definitions | General Health issues | Infectious Diseases (big site) | Mental Health - torture, PTSD, grief | Religious Influences on health | Women & health | Models for care, planning, and funding | Links to resources | Asian Health Site - where this all began | Relief Agencies & Missions | Asian languages site - (external & excellent) | Sex Trafficking sites
Populations: Bosnian | Burmese | Cambodian/ Khmer | Chinese | Cuban | Ethiopian/Eritrean | Gypsy/Roma | Haitian | Indian (Asian) | Iraqi | Korean | Kosovar | Kurdish | Laotian/Lao | Liberian | Mexican/Hispanic | Nigerian | Somali | Sudanese | Vietnamese
Dedicated to those who seek refuge and those who give refuge: "I love you. I will never forget you. I will tell my daughter about you when she grows up and can understand." Written on the coffin of a woman killed in San Salvador, 1979.
Last update 8/2006. All pages this site copyright 1999-2006 by Charles Kemp & Lance Rasbridge