2008

Health Disparities in the African Diaspora: A Laboratory for Social Engagement

Health Disparities in the African Diaspora: A Laboratory for Social Engagement

December 16, 2008

Health Disparities in the African Diaspora: A Laboratory for Social Engagement. Student research Symposium

Self-Diagnosis and Treatment: Exploration of Mental Health and Coping in the Sudanese Diaspora

PRESENTED by Elizabeth nowack, Oluwadara Johnson, Jenny Obiaya, Martha Tesfalul, and Marianna Tu

A group of over 25,000 southern Sudanese, known as the “Lost boys (and Girls),” are renown for their survival and on-foot migration to refugee camps in Ethiopia and Kenya during Sudan’s civil war in the 1980s and 1990s. Given the intimate… Read more about Health Disparities in the African Diaspora: A Laboratory for Social Engagement