African hands African Immigrant Health Research Collaborative

ABOUT US

AIHRC’s mission is to increase patient engagement and equitable partnerships in research for African immigrant patients, caregivers, and organizations in New England, and foster a sustainable patient-driven research network focused on addressing inequities in African immigrant health.
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PROJECTS

African immigrants have been uniquely affected by the coronavirus crisis. There is a need for researchers, health care providers and the health care system to understand their experiences and develop culturally and linguistically appropriate interventions.
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RESOURCES

African immigrants are among the fastest growing immigrant groups and are a rapidly growing segment of the black community. Studies have shown disparities in health outcomes for mental health, chronic diseases, and infectious diseases.
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2024 AIHRC Conference flyer

AIHRC Conference

Africanizing the Research Paradigm

A convening for African community leaders, grassroots organizations, researchers, social service and clinical providers, government officials, students, faith-based organizations, policymakers, and others who are interested in African immigrants health.

July 30th – 31st, 2024
Boston, Massachusetts

Early Bird Registration Deadline:
June 15, 2024

Regular Registration:
Starting on June 16, 2024

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