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1996 National Farmworker Health Conference

Author: Dougherty, Shawn
Date Published: 1996

This journal article discusses the National Farmworker Health Conference held in Nashville in 1996. Its theme was "Confronting the Challenge of Change," and was presented by the National Association of Community Health Centers, Migrant Clinicians Network, and the National Center for Farmworker Health. The article goes on to detail issues and topics discussed at the conference, such as U.S. farmworker demographics, the hazards they face, health concerns of migrant farmworkers, barriers to health care, and language issues in farmworker care. A special section on Tuberculosis in farmworkers is also provided.

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