In the Literature: Evaluation of Immigrant Tuberculosis Screening in Industrialized Countries. Pareek M, Baussano I, Abubakar I, Dye C, Lalvani A. (2012). Emerging Infectious Diseases.
In the Literature: Aeromonas spp. Bacteremia in Pregnant Women, Thailand–Myanmar Border, 2011. Turner P, Willemse C, Phakaudom K, Zin TW, Nosten F, McGready R. (2012). Emerging Infectious Diseases.
In the Literature: Migration, Social Mobility and Common Mental Disorders: Critical review of the literature and meta-analysis. Das-Munshi J, Leavey G, Stansfeld SA, Prince MJ. (2012). Ethnicity & Health.
In the Literature: Psychological Symptoms as Long-Term Consequences of War Experiences. Priebe S, Jankovic Gavrilovic J, Bremner S, Ajdukovic D, Franciskovic T, Galeazzi GM, Kucukalic A, Lecic-Tosevski D, Morina N, Popovski M, Schützwohl M, Bogic M.(2012). Psychopathology.
Funding Opportunity: Grants for Housing and Elderly Service Providers
Funding for projects that address the importance of bringing housing and services together to serve low-income elderly. Proposals should address one or several dimensions of housing with services, including assessment, health and wellness programming, and development of service provider partnerships. Priority applications due Sept 30, 2012. Applications deadline Oct 30, 2012.
Event: “Intercultural Competency” Webinar
Presented by: Higher
Audience: education professionals, trainers
Discuss different forms of training, training design, and tools for teaching adult learners.Webinar will provide examples and case studies from training experts.
Sept 20, 2012, 3-4pm EST
Event: “Investing in Urban Prosperity: Municipal Leadership in Immigrant Integration” Webinar
Presented by: Cities of Migration
Audience: municipal governments, community organizations
Learn how local governments are investing in employment and small businesses to support local immigrants and encourage economic growth and urban prosperity.
Sept 19, 2012, 10am EST
Resource: COR Center YouTube Channel
Cultural Orientation Resource Center/Center for Applied Linguistics
New YouTube channel includes “When I Came to America” videos for Bhutanese, Burmese, and Darfuri refugee communities and “Refugee Seniors in the United States” video.
Event: Webinar: Developing Trauma-Informed Practices and Environments: Part II
Presented by: National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health
Audience: mental health practitioners, community organizations
Webinar builds on earlier webinar,”Developing Trauma-Informed Practices and Environments: First Steps for Programs”, to support programs and provide tools for implementing trauma-informed work into practice.
Sept 14, 2012, 2-3:30 pm CST
Funding Opportunity: Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program
U.S. Health Resource & Services Administration
To increase the number of innovative community-initiated programs that promote access to health care for children, youth and their families nationwide, and employ preventive health strategies. Due Sept 21, 2012.