Health Literacy of African Immigrants and Refugees in the Dayton area
Physician Assistant Education
The goal of this research is to assess the health literacy of African immigrants and refugees to gain a better understanding of the health information needs of this population. In beginning stages of data collection of administration of the Short Assessment of Health Literacy (SAHL) translated into 3 African languages (Swahili, French, and Kinyarwanda).
Health literacy, Immigrants, healthcare navigation
Education | Health Communication | Medicine and Health Sciences
Christopher, Amy, "Health Literacy of African Immigrants and Refugees in the Dayton area" (2021). Thomas C. Hunt Building a Research Community Day. 23.
Presentation: 9:40 a.m. Friday, April 23, 2021