Research & publications from our Latin American Hub

The Regional Hub aims to contribute to the global objectives of Lancet Migration.

Mougenot, Benoît, et al. “Immigration, perceived discrimination and mental health: evidence from Venezuelan population living in Peru.” Globalization and health 17.1 (2021): 1-9. (https://globalizationandhealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12992-020-00655-3)

Cabieses, Báltica, et al. “Feeling prepared to face COVID-19 pandemic among Venezuelans in Chile: findings from an opinion poll.” Medwave 21.1 (2021). (https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33617522/)

Carreño, Alejandra, et al. ““Nadie está preparado para escuchar lo que vi”: atención de salud mental de refugiados y solicitantes de asilo en Chile.” Salud colectiva 16 (2021). (https://www.scielosp.org/article/scol/2020.v16/e3035/es/)

Cabieses, Báltica, et al. “Migrantes venezolanos frente a la pandemia de COVID-19 en Chile: factores asociados a la percepción de sentirse preparado para enfrentarla.” Notas de Población (2021). (https://www.cepal.org/es/publicaciones/46554-migrantes-venezolanos-frente-la-pandemia-covid-19-chile-factores-asociados-la)

Cabieses, Báltica, et al. “Alternativas de estrategias para una respuesta ética dirigida a personas migrantes internacionales en residencias sanitarias durante emergencias sanitarias. Policy Brief.” Santiago:Chile. Universidad del Desarrollo- Organización Mundial de la Salud (2021). (https://repositorio.udd.cl/handle/11447/3851)

Blukacz, Alice, Báltica Cabieses, and Niina Markkula. “Inequities in mental health and mental healthcare between international immigrants and locals in Chile: a narrative review.” International Journal for Equity in Health 19.1 (2020): 1-15. (https://equityhealthj.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12939-020-01312-2)

Carreño-Calderón, Alejandra, Baltica Cabieses, and M. Eliana Correa-Matus. “Individual and structural barriers to Latin American refugees and asylum seekers’ access to primary and mental healthcare in Chile: A qualitative study.” PloS one 15.11 (2020). (https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0241153)

Cabieses, Báltica, Camila Sepúlveda, and Alexandra Obach. “Prevention of vertical transmission of HIV in international migrant women: Current scenario and challenges.” Revista chilena de pediatria 91.5 (2020): 672-683. (https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33399631/)

Novella, Andrés Cubillos. “Flujos Migratorios: Metodologías Implementadas en Europa y América para el análisis de las políticas públicas migratorias.” I Seminário Internacional & III Seminário de Modelos e Experiências de Avaliação de Políticas, Programas e Projetos, (2016): 17-34. (https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Andres-Cubillos-Novella/publication/277711623_FLUJOS_MIGRATORIOS_METODOLOGIAS_IMPLEMENTADAS_EN_EUROPA_Y_AMERICA/links/5570b62908aef8e8dc63294c/FLUJOS-MIGRATORIOS-METODOLOGIAS-IMPLEMENTADAS-EN-EUROPA-Y-AMERICA.pdf)

Novella, Andrés Cubillos, Angélica María Vargas Monroy, and Tracy Wharton. “Migración de venezolanos a Florida Central, Estados Unidos. Aspectos relacionados con la percepción de condiciones y necesidades de salud mental en 2019.” Gerencia y Políticas de Salud 19 (2020): 1-18. (https://revistas.javeriana.edu.co/files-articulos/RGPS/19%20(2020)/54562510017/)

Monsalve, Sonia Diaz, et al. “Mental health among displaced and non-displaced populations in Valledupar, Colombia: Why do inequities continue?” (2020). (https://www.researchsquare.com/article/rs-27875/v3)

Cubillos Novella, Andrés, Nelson Roberto Ardón Centeno, and Andrea Yanira Rodríguez Rodríguez. “10. Realidades migratorias actuales: una mirada frente a la recepción de la población de venezolanos en el contexto colombiano y sus efectos en la salud.” América Latina en las dinámicas de la migración internacional: Perspectivas críticas (2020).

Wharton, Tracy, Andrés Cubillos Novella, and Kenan Sualp. “Promoting healthcare access and addressing systemic health disparities in toxic environments.” Three Facets of Public Health and Paths to Improvements. Academic Press, (2020): 473-495. (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128190081000171)

Primer reporte de salud de migrantes en Colombia, Brasil, Ecuador, Perú y Chile (OPS SAM); Comentario en Lancet sobre Migración y salud en América Latina; Reporte de la red SAMI sobre salud de migrantes en Colombia, Ecuador, Perú y Chile.

Castillo‐Cañón, Julieth Carolina, et al. “Healthcare‐related expenditures among immigrants and non‐immigrants living with HIV in Colombia.” Health & Social Care in the Community (2021). (https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33539654/)

Flórez-García, Víctor Alfonso, et al. “Utilización de anticonceptivos en población migrante: el caso de las gestantes migrantes venezolanas en dos ciudades receptoras de la costa norte de Colombia.” Revista Facultad Nacional de Salud Pública 38.3 (2020): 1-10. (https://revistas.udea.edu.co/index.php/fnsp/article/view/339274)

Fernández-Niño, Julián Alfredo, et al. “Recommendations for the response against COVID-19 in migratory contexts under a closed border: The case of Colombia.” Biomédica 40 (2020): 68-72. (https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33152189/)

Bojorquez-Chapela, Ietza, et al. “Health policies for international migrants: A comparison between Mexico and Colombia.” Health Policy OPEN 1 (2020): 100003. (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2590229620300010)

Figueroa, J. Peter, et al. “Urgent needs of low-income and middle-income countries for COVID-19 vaccines and therapeutics.” The Lancet 397.10274 (2021): 562-564. (https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00242-7/fulltext )

Batista, Carolina and Leire Pajín Iraola. “COVID-19 in Latin America: What Does it Take to Go From a Highly-Vulnerable Region to a Pandemic-ready Region?”, ISGlobal. Series COVID-19 & response strategy #18 (2020).(https://www.isglobal.org/en/-/covid-19-y-america-latina-que-es-necesario-para-que-una-region-muy-vulnerable-pase-a-estar-preparada-para-una-pandemia-)

Bojorquez, Ietza, et al. “Migration and health in Latin America during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.” The Lancet 397.10281 (2021): 1243-1245. (https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00629-2/fulltext)

Knipper, Michael, et al. “The need for protecting and enhancing TB health policies and services for forcibly displaced and migrant populations during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.” International Journal of Infectious Diseases (2021). (https://www.ijidonline.com/article/S1201-9712(21)00265-4/fulltext)

Knipper, Michael, et al. “Germany’s new global health strategy: leaving migrants behind.” The Lancet 397.10268 (2021): 20-21. (https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(20)32546-0/fulltext)

Abubakar, Ibrahim, et al. “The UCL–Lancet Commission on Migration and Health: the health of a world on the move.” The Lancet 392.10164 (2018): 2606-2654. (https://www.thelancet.com/commissions/migration-health)

Wickramage, Kolitha, et al. “Migration and health: a global public health research priority.” BMC public health 18.1 (2018): 1-9. (https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-018-5932-5)