Links to our partners:
William S. Richardson School of Law (University of Hawai'i)
Kokua Kalihi Valley Comprehensive Family Services
Information and resources for the health of Pacific Islanders and allies in Hawai'i and beyond. A great resource for articles, videos and advocacy work in the Micronesian community.
National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership
Books we recommend (and love!):
David Shipler, The Working Poor: Invisible in America (Vintage, 2005)
Anne Fadiman, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2012)
Tracy Kidder, Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World (Random House, 2009)
Walter Mosley, The Right Mistake: The Further Philosophical Investigations of Socrates Fortlow, a novel (Basic Civitas Books, 2009)
Videos we recommend:
"Health Disparities, Health Inequities, Health Apartheid?" a presentation by Anthony Iton, MD, JD, MPH at the William S. Richardson School of Law on August 24, 2009
(Mr. Iton's speech is from minutes 8:30 to 1:21). [Use password: uhlawschool]
Link here: http://vimeo.com/57478844
"Out in the Rural: A Health Center in Mississippi" (Produced & Directed by Judy Schader Rogers, 1970).
Link here: http://vimeo.com/6659667