disability

Improving representation of people with disabilities in health education

Over the past two decades there has been increasing recognition of the importance and merits of increasing representation of historically underrepresented minorities in the health professions. However, people with disabilities are less discussed in …

Conducting low-cost community-engaged health research with Deaf American Sign Language users

*Background.* Deaf American Sign Language (ASL) users represent an understudied linguistic/cultural minority group experiencing social disenfranchisement leading to a myriad of health inequities. Community-engaged and community-based participatory …

Suicidal behaviors and help-seeking attitudes among deaf and hard-of-hearing college students

*Objective* The objective of this study was to examine the prevalence of suicidal ideation, suicide attempts, and help‐seeking attitudes among D/HH and hearing college students. *Method* A total of 500,860 students completed the ACHA‐NCHA‐IIb (Fall …