Pediatric Resources

Cultural and Linguistic Competence


Health Practitioner Assessment (National Center for Cultural Competence)

bullet Improving Patient Care: Cultural Competence (American Academy of Family Physicians)

Culture Specific Websites

Culture Clues™ : University of Washington Medical Center


EthnoMed: University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center

healthfinder: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Indian Health Service (IHS) (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

Office of Minority Health (OMH) (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

Refugee Health - Immigrant Health

SAMHSA – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

Culturally Sensitive Staffing

It All Starts at the Front Desk (PDF) National Center for Cultural Competence)


Cultural Competence Definitions (National Center for Cultural Competence)

Health Promotion Materials

Guide to Choosing and Adapting Culturally and Linguistically Competent Health Promotion Materials (PDF) (National Center for Cultural Competence)

Health Education Materials (Healthy Roads Media)

Multilingual Health Information Publications (NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service)

Immigrant Health

Immigrant Child Health Toolkit (Immigrant Child Health Committee of the DC Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics)

Interpretors/Interpretation Associations

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care

Interpreters Guild of America (IGA)

American Translators Association

Language Tools

Language Identification Flashcard (PDF) (U.S. Census Bureau)

Interpretive Services Flyer (PDF) (Workforce Innovation)

Materials Translated into Multiple Languages

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

National Network of Libraries of Medicine Consumer Health Information

Twenty Four Languages

Patient Documents

University of Michigan Health System, Interpreter Services

Spanish Language Materials

Bright Futures at Georgetown University

Family Voices

Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Digital Library at Georgetown University (NCEMCH)

National Center for Cultural Competence