Multilingual Asian American and Pacific Islander COVID-19 Health Equity National Education

In this project, AAPCHO works with diverse stakeholders to better understand and form community responses to the impact of the new realities of COVID-19 and its aftermath on Asian American (AA) and Pacific Islander (PI) communities’ access to care,particularly for underserved populations served at safety net community health centers.

CONTACT

  • Kristine Cecile Alarcon, Associate Manager, Communications and Engagement
  • John Nguyen-Yap, Associate Director, Health Equity
  • Beverly Quintana, Director of Strategy and Impact
  • Jen Lee, Deputy Director

FUNDERS 

  • Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) 
  • TDW+Co
  • Walmart Foundation

GOAL

The aim of the Multilingual Asian American and Pacific Islander COVID-19 Health Equity National Education Project is to: 

  • Reduce health disparities related to COVID-19 experienced by AA and PI population disproportionately impacted by the pandemic