The main objectives of the research project “MIGHEAL” are to:

  1. Provide evidence of migrants health status (mental health and physical chronic conditions), health care utilization and access to health services (unmet need)

  2. Identify barriers to access and utilization of health services among migrants (Language, Religion, Culture).

  3. Compare migrant health status and care needs with native born population health status and care needs.

  4. Produce a comprehensive measurement model for migrant health.

  5. Propose policy measures to reduce health inequalities between migrants and natives.

  6. Transfer knowledge and experience between cooperating partners, EKKE and NTNU.

  7. Promote academic and research networking, as well as mutually beneficial exchanges between Greece and Norway.


Objectives & Expected Outcomes