Center For Refugee Health
To achieve equity in healthcare access and health outcomes for refugees resettled in the United States
- Deliver compassionate, comprehensive, longitudinal clinical care to refugees and asylees in our community.
- Educate students and providers to procure culturally competent evidence based care for the socio-medically complex population within a collaborative framework
- Conduct research to evaluate and improve the delivery of care to refugees.
- Public Advocacy for the refugees, asylees and other immigrant populations at the local, state and federal levels.
RESEARCH THEMES/ INTERESTS
To develop tools and resources to assess the health status of the refugee population residing in Philadelphia. The key themes include- health screening, nutrition status, mental health needs, and evaluation of the current program.
Kevin Scott, MD
Marc Altshuler, MD
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