Socialist Caucus

NOTE: Sessions listed in italics have been organized by another section, SPIG, or caucus but are cosponsored by Socialist Caucus.

Monday, November 13, 2000

12:30 PM-2:00 PM Mon
3001.0Minority Health Professions Pipeline: Developing Faculty and Practitioners ()
3002.0Human Papilloma Virus: Public Health, Sociopolitical and Therapeutic Controversies ()
3005.0ACHP in Substance Abuse Treatment ()
3007.0Diabetes, Hepatitis B, and TB among Asian Pacific Islanders ()
3008.0Addressing the underrepresentation of monorities with Masters and Doctorate Credentials to solve problems of disparity ()
3009.0Farmworkers and Border Health ()
3013.0Measuring Disability, Participation, and Environmental Factors ()
3015.0Breast Cancer Epidemiology: Insights into Disparities ()
3018.0Grassroots Nutrition Efforts: What's Working in Communities ()
3025.0Eliminating Barriers to Health Care: Serving the Medically Under-served ()
3026.0Survival Strategies for Major Public Hospitals ()
3037.0Innovative and responsive health promotion and education programs at the community level ()
3039.0Substance Use among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Populations ()
3042.0Emerging Issues in Midwifery Care ()
3046.0Increasing Access to Prevention & Treatment for the Incarcerated ()
3052.0Topics in Ergonomics ()
3053.0Institutional and Non-institutional Health Care Workers ()
3054.0Occupational Stress: Our Experiences, the Lessons Learned, and the Way Forward, Part I ()
3056.0War and Public Health: "Collateral Damage" To Vulnerable PopulationsHealth Disparities ()
3061.0Stop the (Gender-Based) Violence ()
3068.0Human Sexuality Programs: Comprehensive versus Abstinence-only, Processes and Issues ()
3070.0The Political Construction of Public Health ()
3071.0Balancing Health Disparities, Social Inequalities and Structural Inequities ()
3073.0Conquering Diabetes: The National Diabetes Education Program ()
3074.0Health Care Reform and Grassroots Activism ()
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
3080.0Hepatitis C and ACHP: Options for Treatment and Management ()
3088.1"Who's Community is this Anyway - Community Mobilization or Community Manipulation?" ()
3089.0Infant Health and Mortality among Asian Pacific Islanders ()
3090.0Cultural Competence/SocialMarketing: Models of Research/ Health Service Delivery ()
3091.0Use of Public Sector Services and Associated Costs Among Homeless Adults with Alcohol and Other Drug Disorders ()
3092.0Past Presidents' Forum: The Role of the Faith Community in Addressing Race & Ethnic Health Disparities ()
3093.0Chiropractic Issues in Changing Health Care Environment ()
3098.0Women with Disabilities: Data to Interventions ()
3100.0Urban Environmental Health Challenges: Communities in Action ()
3103.0Epidemiologic Methods: Focusing on Health Disparities ()
3104.0Topics in Perinatal Epidemiology ()
3107.0It Takes a Community to Feed a Family - From Federal to Grassroots ()
3114.0Cutting Drug Prices and Expanding Coverage--Federal and State Efforts ()
3115.0Who Speaks for Public Hospitals? The Role of Stakeholders ()
3117.0Survivor advocacy for injury control ()
3119.0Domestic Violence ()
3120.0Malaria Control and DDT ()
3124.0Factors Influencing Perinatal and Childhood Mortality in the U.S ()
3127.0Health Effects of Welfare Reform: Towards a Research and Policy Agenda ()
3131.0Ergonomics - Lessons Learned in Promulgating and Implementing Standards ()
3132.0Environmental Justice and Occupational Safety and Health ()
3133.1Occupational Stress: Our Experiences, the Lessons Learned and the Way Forward, Part II ()
3134.0Addressing Unmet Needs - Access to Oral Health Care ()
3135.0Widening Disparities in Health and Wealth: The Impact of Structural Violence on Some of Us More Than Others Part 1 ()
3138.0Realizing the vision and mapping the way to an open and just society ()
3142.0Health Care Financing Administration-Sponsored Research: Promoting Women's Health Through Preventive Services ()
3145.0Issues & Consequences of Living in Fragile & Impoverished Families in America ()
3146.0Bioterrorism: Public Paranoia or Public Health Threat? ()
3147.0Race/ethnicity and the Year 2000 census: implications for public health data (part 1) ()
3148.0Healthy People 2000: Y2K is Here - How Did We Do? ()
3151.0Domestic Violence: Successful Interventions ()
3152.0Women's Health Movement: Then & Now (A National Women's Health Network Panel) ()
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Mon
3160.0Women and Their Nicotine Affairs ()
3163.0Syringe Access, Use & Discard: Context in AIDS Risk ()
3167.0Integrative Medicine - Does it Work? ()
3170.0Cardiovascular Disease among Asian Pacific Islanders ()
3172.0Addressing health concerns affecting the African American Youth ()
3173.0Substance Use Issues among Homeless Adults and Youth ()
3174.0Health Needs and Delivery of Health Services for Immigrants and Refugees: The Massachussets Haitian Community ()
3181.0Alcohol, Drugs, and Disability: Breaking the Silence ()
3182.0Beyond Equipment and Meds: The Imperative of Collaboration Across Housing, Schools, Public Health and Environment to Address Asthma ()
3189.0Political Advocacy for Home and Community-based Services ()
3194.0The Epidemiology of Human Rights Abuses ()
3195.0Impact of and Responses to the HIV/AIDS Pandemic ()
3196.0Unions' Role in Eliminating Health Disparities ()
3198.0A New Millennium for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Health: The 25th Anniversary Commemoration of the LGBT Caucus of Public Health Workers ()
3201.0Strategies for Violence Reduction in the Family and Community ()
3202.0Women's Health Watch: A Critique of Current Policies ()
3203.0International Perspectives on Reproductive Health ()
3204.0Issues in Pregnancy and Health ()
3206.0Evidence-based Maternity Care: Initiating a Dialogue Within the Public Health Community ()
3207.0Improving Pregnancy Outcomes: Determinants and Measurement Tools ()
3212.0The Impacts of Racism on the Health and Well-being of the Nation ()
3218.0Widening Disparities in Health and Wealth: The Impact of Structural Violence on Some of Us More Than Others, Part 2 ()
3219.0Faith communities as models in eliminating health disparities in HIV/AIDS among racial, ethnic, and sexual minorities ()
3230.0Race/ethnicity and the Year 2000 census: implications for public health data (part 2) ()
3233.0Women's Health Movement: Then and Now II (A National Women's Health Network Panel) ()
7:00 PM-10:00 PM Mon
3234.0HIV/AIDS Needs and Services for Asian Pacific Islanders ()
3235.0Social Capital and its Effects on Health ()
3236.0Taking Aim at Racial and Income Disparities in Mammography Screening: The North Carolina Breast Cancer Screening Program's and other Community-Based Approaches ()
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Mon
3237.0Women, Alcohol, And Violence ()
3243.0The Natural Treatment of Diabetes ()
3247.0HIV and Injecting Drug Users (IDUs) ()
3248.0HIV Disease: Health Care Coverage Issues ()
3251.0Intimate partner violence ()
3255.0Various Topics in Maternal and Child Health ()
3257.0Health Care Disparities: Examples from Illinois and Massachusetts ()
3258.0Making Breastfeeding Decisions on the Evidence: A Method to Improve Outcomes for Those Who Need It Most ()
3262.0Tradeswomen Speak Out: New Directions for Health and Safety in Construction ()
3262.1Internet Resources and the Digital Divide in Occupational Health: Health Disparities in Training and Protecting Workers ()
3263.0Sexuality Education Policy: By Ideology or Research? ()
3265.0Federal initiatives to eliminate racial and ethnic disparities in health ()
3268.0Eliminating Health Disparities: Using Personal Empowerment to Create Safe Places For Intimacy After Illness ()
3270.0Teenage Sexuality in the New Millenium ()

Tuesday, November 14, 2000

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Tue
4013.0ACHP and Disability: Epidemiology and Effectiveness of Preventive, Therapeutic and Rehabilitative Use ()
4018.0D.C's Women Health Initiative:Strategies for Change/ Issues of Cancer Screening, Diabetes and HIV AIDS Among African American Populations/ Religiosity in Coping & Healing ()
4019.0Federal Health-Care-for-the-Homeless Program: National client profiles and Boston's innovative outreach programs ()
4020.0REACH 2010: Successfully Engaging Faith Communities ()
4021.0Immigrant and refugee Health Policy: Implications for Access, Health Status and Health Needs ()
4022.0Establishing a Community Voice in Health Care Restructuring ()
4023.0Measuring the Impact of Medicaid Managed Care ()
4024.0Uninsured Children: CHIP ()
4030.0Women's Health ()
4039.0Behavioral Epidemiology of HIV ()
4040.0HIV and Adherence Issues ()
4042.0Firearm policy issues ()
4044.0Pharmaceutical Controversies ()
4045.0Political Economy of Work Environment ()
4047.0Health Issues Affecting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth ()
4058.0Intimate Partner Violence and Mental Health ()
4059.0Mental health Issues in Jails and Prisons ()
4060.0Women's Experience, Work and Health ()
4061.0Addressing Health Disparities: Integrated Health Programs for Manufacturing Workers ()
4077.0Environmental Health and Occupational Health Nursing ()
4081.0HIV in Special Populations of Women: Adolescents, Older women and "No Risk" Group ()
4082.0Teaching social justice in public health: progressive pedagogy in action ()
4085.0Social Causes of Social Diseases ()
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
4090.0Addressing Social Determinants of Health through Community-Based Participatory Research: Lessons Learned from the Urban Research Centers ()
4102.0The Science of Alternative Medicine ()
4105.0Addressing Health Concerns Affecting African American Men ()
4106.0The CMHS Housing Initiative for Persons with Serious Mental Illness: Interim Findings from the Cross-site Study of Supported Housing ()
4107.0Rachel Frucher Memorial Session: Culturally Competent Health Promotion in Immigrant Communities ()
4110.1Cutting Edge Issues in Community Health ()
4111.0Urban Asthma and Community Health Worker Programs, Part I ()
4112.0Children & Adolescents: Disability and Health Issues ()
4113.0Biotechnology and Public Health ()
4116.0Socioeconomic Status and Race: Investigating Health Disparities ()
4118.0Addressing Hepatitis C at the Local Level ()
4119.0Making a Difference in Child and Adolescent Nutrition - Environmental Influences ()
4124.0Culture, Race and Health Care for the Aged ()
4129.0The 2000 Elections and Their Effect on the Healthcare Safety Net ()
4131.0Ancillary Services' Role in Improving Access to and Retention in HIV Primary Care: Part I ()
4136.0Invited Session on Women in Refugee Settings ()
4139.0The Health of the Hispanic Woman. How are we doing? ()
4140.0Increasing Awareness of Transgender Health Concerns ()
4149.0Violence: A National Epidemic ()
4155.0Racial Disparities and Prejudice in Health Care, Education, & Employment ()
4156.0Special Panel On Inequalities in Health: Research Issues and Policy Implications ()
4157.0Universal Health Care (Part 1 of 2): The U.S. Struggle - Still Crazy After All These Years ()
4159.0Panel: Women’s reproductive health, gender and human rights ()
4160.0Medicalized Menopause ()
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
4167.0ACHP in Prevention and Treatment of HIV and AIDS ()
4176.0Reach 2010 Demonstration Project: Bruilding Effective Coalitions to Reduce Health Disparities among People of Color ()
4177.0Multi-Site Contributions to Homelessness Prevention ()
4181.0Addressing the Needs of the Uninsured ()
4183.1Urban Asthma and Community Health Worker Programs, Part II ()
4184.0Health Promotion and the Prevention of Secondary Conditions ()
4185.0Endocrine disruptors: New science and new insights ()
4198.0Public Managed Care Plans: Can They Make The Health Care Safety Net Safe? ()
4200.0Ancillary Services' Role in Improving Access to and Retention in HIV Primary Care: Part II ()
4205.0Nutrition and Food Safety among Latinos: Issues for the New Millenium ()
4206.0Risk Assessment and Risk Reduction among Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Populations ()
4211.0Public Health, APHA, and Corporate Influence: Is It a Slippery Slope? ()
4212.0Beyond Universal Coverage: Issues in Health System Reform ()
4213.0From Global Economics to Global Budgets: Keeping the Public in Public Health; P. Ellen Parsons Memorial Session ()
4217.0Occupational Health Clinics: 2 Panels Discuss Ethics, Advocacy, and Workplace Change ()
4223.0Part I: Understanding and addressing bias and its impacts on health disparities: From everyday affronts to institutional racism and hate crimes ()
4226.0Urban Men's Health ()
4231.0Universal Health Care (Part 2 of 2): Truth and Myths from Abroad: Canada, UK, Scandinavia ()
4233.0Femicide in America ()
4234.0Politics of Breast and Cervical Cancer ()
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Tue
4239.0Women's Use of Herbs and Dietary Supplements ()
4246.0Integrated Approaches: Assurance of African American Elders and Providers Participation in the Development of State and Local Action Plans ()
4247.0Training and education of public health practitioners working with African-American populations ()
4248.0Aligning homeless policy and practice for the millennium ()
4252.0Development of Networks for Supporting Evaluation of Community-based Efforts to Eliminate Health Disparities ()
4255.0Disability & Managed Care: Disparities, Outcomes, and Quality of Care ()
4258.0Environmental Health and Health Disparities ()
4262.1Culture, Race and Health Services for the Elderly ()
4269.0Applications of Equity Measurement in the Health Sector ()
4276.0A North/South Dialogue on Women's Health and Social Justice: Crossing Cultural Borders with Nuestros Cuerpos Nuestras Vidas(Our Bodies Ourselves) ()
4277.0HIV Risk Behaviors and Prevention Strategies for Men Who Have Sex with Men ()
4279.0The National AIDS Education and Training Program: Best Route for Clinical Training of Minority Providers? ()
4286.0Topics in Occupational Health ()
4288.0Safe, Legal and Rare--Abortion in the 21st Century ()
4290.0Part II: Understanding and addressing bias and its impacts on health disparities: From everyday affronts to institutional racism and hate crimes ()
4299.0Getting Started in International Health ()
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Tue
4308.0Housing and services for homeless people with special needs (HIV+, elderly, multiply diagnosed) ()
4309.0Mortality, Health Status, and Access to Care for Homeless Persons ()
4311.0Preparing Future Rehabilitation Professionals ()
4313.0HIV and Needle Exchange Programs ()
4314.0Understanding African American Female Adolescents' HIV-Associated Risk and Protective Behaviors: Implications for Prevention ()
4322.0It Takes Two to Tango: Including Men and Couples in Reproductive Health Research and Programs ()

Wednesday, November 15, 2000

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
5003.0Alcohol Issues in Culturally Diverse Populations ()
5006.0Everything You've Always Wanted to Know About ACHP, but Were Afraid to Ask ()
5010.0Training of the Emerging Majority for the Elimination of Health Disparities: Curricular Issues in the Training of Public Health Professionals ()
5011.0Homelessness: Special Issues in a Special Populatioin ()
5013.0Epidemiological information on refugee and immigrants' health status: Health Disparities ()
5018.0Health Disparities: Susceptibility to Environmental Exposures ()
5019.0Building Global Campaigns for Environmental Health Policy: Global Toxics Case Studies ()
5020.2Children's Environmental Health ()
5020.3Educating a Diverse Audience About Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention ()
5036.0Current State Efforts to Lower Rates of the Medically Uninsured ()
5043.0Health and Democracy ()
5051.0Challenges in Organizing and Delivering Health Services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Communities ()
5057.0Preserving reproductive health services in an era of healthcare affiliations ()
5058.0Economic Perspectives Toward Eliminating Health Disparities ()
5059.0The Social Responsibility of the Academic Health Center/System ()
5060.0Running on Ritalin: Data, Theory, and Practice ()
5061.0"Does managed care compromise quality for adults with schizophrenia?" ()
5064.0Primary Prevention: The Integration Concept of Occupational and Environmental Health ()
5069.0Health communication to address disparities ()
5074.0Eliminating Disparities In Health Care: Change Through Definition ()
5077.0Violence: Prevention, Treatment, & Reducing Recidivism ()
5078.0Colonizing Societies through Medical Diplomacy: The Practice and Ideology of Colonialism in International Health and Development Projects ()
5081.0What Do Women Want? - Universal Health Care! Comprehensive Services! ()
5082.0Midlife Issues Across Class and Race ()
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
5092.0ACHP: Prevalence and Pedagogy - Part I ()
5096.0Domestic violence against Asian/Pacific Islander women ()
5097.0Reproductive Health/Barriers To Immunization /Infant Mortality/XCultural Counselling & Nutrition/ Clinical Trial Issues ()
5098.0IDU and Sexual Risk Among Homeless Youth and Adults ()
5099.0Effect of Social and Civil Unrest, War, Torture, and Displacement on Refugees and Displaced Persons' Physical and Mental Health ()
5104.0Health Care Access for Individuals with Severe Disabilities: The Income Dependency Link ()
5110.0Instituting Precaution in Environmental Health Policy: the Roles of Science, Public Policy, and Public Health Partnerships ()
5113.0Health Disparities in Diabetes: Defining the Problem ()
5114.0Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: Latching on to the Future ()
5115.0Hunger: Why and at What Cost ()
5127.0Barriers to HIV/AIDS Services: Experiences of Deaf and Hard of Hearing People ()
5128.0Ryan White CARE Act Programs ()
5131.0Civil Society and Health Care Systems ()
5133.0Workers, work, and health disparities ()
5134.0From the Margins to the Mainstream: Increasing Visibility of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health ()
5143.0Work Organization and Occupational Stress ()
5146.0The Health Consequences of the Military Industrial Complex: From Hiroshima to Bioterrorism ()
5155.0Re-examining the Links Between Social Justice And Public Health Nursing ()
5156.0Mentoring: challenges and successes ()
5160.0Privatization in Public Health: Politics and Business as Usual? ()
5161.0More Highways, Bigger Stadiums, Gigantic Airports: Are We Building Private Wealth at the Cost of Public Health? ()
5165.0Women and HIV/AIDS ()
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
5170.0Impact of Managed Care on Treatment Outcomes ()
5171.0ACHP: Prevalence and Pedagogy - Part II ()
5179.0Perspectives on Deafness ()
5183.0Health Disparities in Diabetes: Preventive Care Practices ()
5186.0Empowering Black Women in Nutrition, Physical Activity and Weight Management: Issues and Programs ()
5188.0Informal Care and the Caregiver ()
5190.0Measuring the Impact and Value of For-Profit and Nonprofit Community Hospitals ()
5191.0Specific Methods for Reducing Barriers to Healthcare: Interpretive Services and Cultural Competency ()
5199.0Current Initiatives Examining Health Disparities in Boston and Massachusetts ()
5200.0Priority Concerns in Lesbian Health ()
5203.0Modern history of racial measurement and categorization: implications of the past for the future - Part 1 ()
5207.0Workers Compensation ()
5208.1Eliminating Disparities: From Grassroots to a National Coalition ()
5209.0Always Use Protection--HIV/AIDS in the 21st Century ()
5212.0National policy efforts to promote the health of diverse populations through culturally and linguistically appropriate services ()
5217.0Scientific Session XIII: Promoting Family Life and HIV Education in Schools: Barriers to Overcome ()
5218.0Over 50 and Living with HIV ()
5221.0Women's Health: Issues and Ideas ()
5222.0Domestic Violence: An International Perspective ()
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Wed
5225.0Strategies for Treatment and Prevention of Alcohol Problems among Women ()
5229.0Use of Economic, Ethnic and Other Sociological Measures in Public Health Research/Models for program evaluation and behavioral research ()
5230.0Serving Vulnerable Populations in the Community ()
5232.0Moving Knowledge into Community Action ()
5247.0The Impact of Culture on Elderly Minorities and the Existing Disparities within Our Health Care System ()
5253.0Living with HIV Disease: Issues and Answers ()
5254.0HIV and Youth ()
5257.0Impact of AIDS on African Populations, Health Systems and Families ()
5261.0Perinatal Interventions: What's New? What's Different? What Works? ()
5264.0Improving Outcomes for Vulnerable Mothers and Infants Through Breastfeeding ()
5266.0Perinatal Care: Health Disparities and Interventions Among Minority and Underserved Populations ()
5268.0Modern history of racial measurement and categorization: Implications of the past for the future - Part 2 ()
5273.0Strategies for Contolling Hazards: Emphasis in Health Care Settings ()
5275.0Oral Health Concerns for Patients with HIV Disease ()
5276.0Liberation Medicine ()
5288.0Environmental health ()
5289.0History of Public Health Nursing ()
5296.0Rape, Sexual Violence, and Survivorship ()
6:00 PM-8:30 PM Wed
5297.0An Evening With The APHA Peace Caucus ()
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Wed
5302.0Substance Abuse Among the Asian American and Pacific Islanders ()
5306.0Community - Academic Partnerships ()
5307.0Participation of People with Mobility Limitations ()
5316.0Disability Outcomes in the Workplace: Improving Public Health ()
5320.0Youth at Risk ()

Thursday, November 16, 2000

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Thu
6005.0Building Consumer Health Advocacy Movements at the State and Local Level ()
6008.0Building Capacity for Disability Programs and Policy ()
6009.0Disability and Employment ()
6011.0Issues in Women's Health and Nutrition ()
6012.0Are We Raising Healthy Children: Nutrition and Activity Issues ()
6017.0HIV Disease in International Settings ()
6018.0Assessment and Capacity Building of HIV Prevention Program Evaluation ()
6022.0Breast Cancer Control: Strategies at the Beginning of the 21st Century ()
6028.0Violence prevention strategies ()
6033.0Revisioning A Response to Domestic Violence: Dialogue in Community: The Dorchester Community Roundtable ()

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