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Re: Recommendations to the Department of Health and Human ...

APIAHF commends the DHHS for its commitment to an open process and consideration of these and other public comments. We would also like to offer any assistance we can provide to support DHHS's efforts in collecting, tracking or analyzing data about various racial and ethnic populations, or in providing ...

Culturally sensitive resources and information for working ...

Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum http://www.apiahf.org/ A national advocacy organization dedicated to promoting policy, program, and research efforts for the improvement of health status of all Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.

Ethnic hEalth assEssmEnt for asian amEricans, nativE ...

APIAHF staff include AJ Titong, Communications Coordinator, and Corina Chung, Research Assistant. For more information about this report, please contact: Wendy Ho, MPA State Policy Analyst Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF) 450 Sutter Street, Suite 600 San Francisco, CA 94108 415.568 ...

Culturally Competent Health Care

Available from: URL: http://www.apiahf.org 27. Kuo J, Porter K. Health status of Asian Americans: United States 1992-94. Advance Data Number 298. Hyattsville (MD): National Cen-ter for Health Statistics (US); 1998.

ASP_Report03.v5

APIAHF envisions a multic ultural society where Asian and Pacific Islander communities are included and represented in health, political, social and economic areas, and where there is social justice for all. www.apiahf.org

CAMBODIANS (KHMER) IN THE UNITED STATES

Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum 450 Sutter Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94108 • 415-954-9988 • www.apiahf.org Last Revised August 2003 CAMBODIANS (KHMER) IN THE UNITED STATES H ISTORY Cambodia lies in the heart of Southeast Asia, surrounded by Laos, Vietnam, Thailand ...

Cancer Survivorship Programs and Information State, National ...

APIAHF also offers materials in Pacific Islander native languages and access to support groups. Main Office: 450 Sutter Street, Suite 600 San Francisco, CA 94108 www.apiahf.org 415.954.9988 202.466.7772 WASHINGTON Asian and Pacific Islander Health Forum (APIAHF) - API National Cancer Survivors Network APIAHF ...

EXAMPLES OF DISPARITIES

... National Center on Minority Health and Health Disp and Health Disp arities (NCMHD) arities (NCMHD) http://ncmhd.nih.gov (301) 402-1366 TTY: (301) 451-9532 FirstGOV FirstGOV http://www.firstgov.gov (800) FED-INFO (333-4636) Asian and Pacific Islander Asian and Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF) ...

Infant Mortality and AAPIs

(APIAHF, 2003). Southeast Asians • The lowest incidence of breastfeeding among all ethnic groups in California is found among Southeast Asian mothers (Vietnamese, Cambodian, Laotian, Hmong, Mien).

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Health Disparities

(APIAHF, 2003; Chin and Bigby, 2003; Chin, 1999). • AAPIs account for 50% of hepatitis B infections in the US. Approximately 1.25 million people in the US are chronically infected with the hepatitis B virus (HBV).