3103.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM

Epidemiologic Methods: Focusing on Health Disparities

Contributed papers on epidemiologic methods with particular emphasis on issues related to health disparities
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Jay Kaufman, PhD
Marian Passannante, PhD
2:30 PMUsing data linkage to improve cancer incidence estimates among Northwest American Indians and Alaska Natives
James Bettles, BS, Thomas M Becker, MD, PhD, Jodi Lapidus, PhD, LD Robertson, MD, MPH, Francine Romero, PhD, MPH, Paul Stehr-Green, DrPH
2:50 PMEducation differentials in mortality: Disentangling age, period and cohort effects
Diane S. Lauderdale, PhD
3:10 PMEpidemiologic methods for studying the etiologic pathways that produce health disparities
Jay S Kaufman, PhD, Charles Poole, ScD
3:30 PMHomeless supplement to the diagnostic interview schedule: Test-retest and discrepancy analysis
Karin M. Eyrich, MSW, Carol S. North, MD, MPE, David E. Pollio, PhD, Linda B. Cottler, PhD
Cosponsors:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Environment; Health Administration; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus of Public Health Workers; Social Work; Socialist Caucus; Statistics

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA