Mission/Goals

Mission/Goals

Mission

To promote health and prevent disease with populations of Deaf sign language users and people with hearing loss through community-based participatory research.

Goals

  • To eliminate health disparities in populations of Deaf sign language users and people with hearing loss.
  • To unite the RPRC:NCDHR, its partners and partner communities through enduring collaborative relationships.
  • To establish a rich, generalizable evidence base regarding health risks, determinants of health, and effective health promotion interventions in populations of Deaf sign language users and people with hearing loss and assure its dissemination.
  • To establish the RPRC:NCDHR as a leading health research organization.

Research Opportunities

Deaf Health Survey 2013

Thermometer DHS 2013

To learn more about the Deaf Health Survey 2013, click here.

To sign up for this survey, email Kelly Matthews.