Reports and Issue Briefs

Listed below are selected reports authored or co-authored by faculty and staff members at the Case Center for Reducing Health Disparities.

Mental Health Needs and Service Delivery Capacity for Refugees Living in Cuyahoga County, Ohio: An Analysis and Recommendations
Concerned about inadequately treated mental illness within refugee populations in Greater Cleveland, the Refugee Services Collaborative (RSC), with funding support from the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) Board of Cuyahoga County, contracted with the Case Western Reserve University Center for Reducing Health Disparities to assess refugee mental health needs, and based on that assessment, to make recommendations for improving access to effective care. 
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Cohorts 1 & 2 of the Community Research Scholars Initiative (CRSI) and the Co-Directors

CRHD Completes Five-Year Community Research Scholar Initiative
With funding support from the National Institutes of Health, the Case Western Center for Reducing Health Disparities—a partnership between Case Western Reserve University and MetroHealth Systems launched CRSI in 2011 as a multi-year training, mentoring, and research development effort that partnered directly with social service agencies confronting health disparities among northeast Ohio residents. Click here read the full article.