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Health Initiative of the Americas (HIA)

Address   50 University Hall - MC 7360
          Berkeley, CA  94720

Missiong is to coordinate and optimize resources to reduce health disparities of the Latino-origin population living and working in the United States.

At the University of California Berkeley, School of Public Health, HIA is considered one of the world’s leading programs on health and migration. Established in 2001, HIA works binationally with Latin American governments and public and private institutions, and agencies, as well as with grassroots organizations in the U.S. to improve health outcomes, address health inequities, enhance the cultural competency of healthcare personnel, and put innovative strategies into action to address unmet health needs of the migrant population through its diverse programs.

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This entry's contact information was last verified in September of 2023.

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