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Burmese Refugee Health Profile

Author(s): Centers for Disease Control

CDC has completed a Burmese Refugee Health Profile. The Burmese have been coming to the United States for longer than some refugee groups, so many of their health concerns may be well-known. The information provided in this refugee health profile is intended to help resettlement agencies, clinicians, and providers understand the cultural background and health issues of greatest interest/concern pertaining to resettling Burmese refugee populations. The following health conditions are considered priority health conditions when caring for or assisting Burmese refugees: hepatitis B and intestinal parasites.

Burmese Refugee Health Profile 2_3_16 FINAL DGMQ.pdf — PDF document, 956Kb