Poster Session  |   August 2016
Health Status of Burmese Refugees Resettled in Central Indiana: Implications for Occupational Therapy Practice
Author Affiliations
  • Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Indiana University
Article Information
Health and Wellness / Health Services Research and Education
Poster Session   |   August 2016
Health Status of Burmese Refugees Resettled in Central Indiana: Implications for Occupational Therapy Practice
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011510194p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO2031
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011510194p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO2031
Abstract

Date Presented 4/7/2016

Refugees often face changes in health status, which may negatively influence their functional participation. The purpose of this study was to explore health status of Burmese refugees resettled in the Midwestern United States in order to direct preventive care and promote minority health.

Primary Author and Speaker: Fengyi Kuo

Additional Authors and Speakers: Heidi Grove, Sarah Koning, Catherine Kennedy, Kelli Emady

Contributing Author: Nancy Goldfarb