African Immigrant Health Research Consortium

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.

The leadership team consists of the Africans For Improved Access (AFIA) program at the Multicultural AIDS Coalition, Office of Maine Refugee Services, New Hampshire Office of Health Equity, African Alliance of Rhode Island (AARI), University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine, and Integrated Refugees and Immigrants Services (IRIS).


African Alliance of Rhode Island logo
Catholic Charities Office of Maine Refugee Services logo
Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services logo
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services logo
Multicultural AIDS Coalition
Vermont Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Program logo
map of partner organizations in New England


Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute logo