Over the past several years our research team has been involved in a large number of projects both as principle investigator and as a collaborating organization. This is a comprehensive list of all our publications.

The database below includes our publications with restricted access, if you would like to access them please contact research@accessalliance.ca.

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A pilot with computer-assisted psychosocial risk –assessment for refugees Abuelaish, I., Ahmad, F., Ahmadzi, H.M., Khoaja, K., Li. J., Lou, W., Norman, C.D., Shakya, Y.B. 2012 BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making Immigrant & Refugee Health Peer Reviewed
Addressing Racialised Disparities in Access to Health Care and Quality of Care: A Literature Review Hyman, I., Shakya, Y.B. 2007 Healthcare Access & Equity Community-based Research
Aspirations for Higher Education among Newcomer Refugee Youth in Toronto: Expectations, Challenges, and Strategies Abiyo, S., Akbari, A., Alley, S., Guruge, S., Htoo. S., Hynie, M., Khogali, A., Malik, M., Murtaza, R., Shakya, Y.B. 2011 Refuge Economic Security & Health Peer Reviewed
Best Practices for Working with Homeless Immigrants and Refugee Phase 2: Action Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services 2011 Immigrant & Refugee Health Community-based Research
Best Practices for Working with Homeless Immigrants and Refugees Phase 1: Research Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services 2003 Immigrant & Refugee Health Community-based Research
Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening Barriers among Immigrants and Refugees: A Mixed-Methods Study at Three Community Health Centres in Toronto, Canada. Almagir, A.K.M., Lofters, A.K., Nitti, N., Shakya, Y.B., Wang, A.M.Q., Yung, E.M. 2019 Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Healthcare Access Peer Reviewed, Restricted Access
Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening Barriers among Immigrants and Refugees: A Mixed-Methods Study at Three Community Health Centres in Toronto, Canada Almagir, A.K.M., Lofters, A.K., Nitti, N., Shakya, Y.B., Wang, A.M.Q., Yung, E.M. 2020 Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. Healthcare Access & Equity Peer Reviewed, Restricted Access
Burden of common mental disorders in a community health centre sample Ahmad, F., Ferrari, M., Ginsburg, L., Ledwos, C., Lou, W., McKenzie, K., Ng, P.T., Rashid, M., Shakya, Y.B. 2016 Canadian Family Physician Mental Health Peer Reviewed
CBR_Toolkit_Jan2012 Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services 2012 Toolkit
Cervical cancer screening among vulnerable women Lofters, A.K., Rashid, M., Wiedmeyer, M. 2012 Canadian Family Physician Immigrant & Refugee Health Peer Reviewed