4247.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM

Training and education of public health practitioners working with African-American populations

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Justin Odulana, PhD
Millicent Freeman, MPH
4:30 PMBlack women's mental health: Implications for health educators
Michelle A. Hines
4:45 PMThe Chicago Health Corps: Cultivating minority health professionals through community service
Peg Dublin, RN, Paru Shah, MPH
5:00 PMBoston HealthCREW: A Successful Model of Public Health Career Development for Urban Young Men of Color
Stefan Battle, MSW, John Rich, MD, MPH, R. Ashok Shankar, PhD
5:15 PMCultural and systemic provider training needs in under-immunized African-American communities
Jamila R. Rashid, MPH, Cheryl Byers, BA, Shaffdeen A. Amuwo, MPH, PhD, Billie Wright-Adams, MD
5:30 PMPrimary care physician attitudes toward prostate cancer screening for African American men
Sonjia Little, MPH, Melinda S. Forthofer, PhD
Sponsor:Black Caucus of Health Workers
Cosponsors:Socialist Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA