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Our Grantees

Across the Foundation’s priority areas, our grantees are working to improve the health of the public through innovative research and programs.  The Foundation awards up to 40 grants on a rotating schedule each year.

Enhancing the Care of Immigrants, Migrants, Torture Survivors, Asylum Seekers & Refugees in the US

Theme: New Curriculum Content

Institution: Georgetown University

Grant Type: President’s Grant

Award Amount: $35,000

Grant Awarded: June 2015

Principal Investigator: Ranit Mishori, MD

This award supports the development of a curriculum for health professions learners and providers to offer culturally appropriate and quality care to refugees and displaced persons who seek care in the US. The goal is to improve clinicians’ familiarity with cultural, social, psychological, rights-based, and clinical issues affecting refugee populations.