In the Literature: Violence and reproductive health preceding flight from war: accounts from Somali born women in Sweden. Bryskog U, Olsson P, Essén B, Allvin MK. BMC Public Health. 2014 Aug 30;14:892.
In the Literature: Congolese and Somali beliefs about mental health services. Piwowarczyk L, Bishop H, Yusuf A., Mudymba F, Raj A. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2014 Mar; 202(3):209-16.
In the Literature: Urban Profiling of Refugee Situations in Delhi. (2013) Joint IDP Profiling Service, UNHCR, Tufts University Feinstein International Center.
In the Literature: Cervical cancer screening adherence among Somali immigrants and refugees to the United States. (2013) Morrison TB, Flynn PM, Weaver AL, Wieland ML. Health Care Women Int.
In the Literature: Physical activity among Somali men in Minnesota: Barriers, facilitators, and recommendations. (2013) Mohamed AA, Hassan AM, Weis JA, Sia IG, Wieland ML. Am J Mens Health.
Event: Protection, Resettlement, and Integration Conference
Ethiopian Community Development Council
Conference theme is trends and challenges in serving African refugees and immigrants.
May 16-17, 2013, Arlington, VA.
In the Literature: Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis, Somalia, 2010–2011
Ireneaus Sindani, Christopher Fitzpatrick, Dennis Falzon, Bashir Suleiman, Peter Arube, Ismail Adam, Samiha Baghdadi, Amal Bassili, and Matteo Zignol. (March 2013). Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal.
Resource: Somali Language Health Factsheets
Topics include Diabetes Facts, Heart Health Facts, Physical Activity for Healthy Living Everyday, and more.
Resource: Materials for families who have children with disabilities
Translated publications focusing on issues facing families from diverse backgrounds who have children with disabilities. Publications are translated into Hmong, Spanish, and Somali.
In the Literature: Health Literacy and Acculturation on Oral Health Status of Somali Refugees
Geltman, P.; Hunter Adams, J.; Cochran, J.; Doros, G.; Rybin, D.; Henshaw, M.; Barnes, L.; and Paasche-Orlow, M. (2013) Amer Jour Public Health