Refugee Health: An Introduction for Primary Care

April 9, 2018

Oregon Medical Association Conference Center
11740 SW 68th Parkway, Portland, OR

Online pre-registration is closed. Onsite registration opens at 7:00 am on March 9th.


Course Objectives

At the conclusion of the activity, participants will be able to:

  • Review the general experience of refugees leading up to and during resettlement to Oregon and the United States.
  • Recognize that health for refugees is determined by multiple factors, including displacement and trauma, and that these factors are thus important to consider in healthcare and social services.
  • Describe the general health picture of refugees in a holistic, detailed manner.
  • Identify various area community resources and supports for refugees.

The target audience for this conference is primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other providing primary care healthcare.


The Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The School of Nursing is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5464 for 6.25 Continuing Nursing Education contact hours.