3016.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Evaluation of Surveillance Systems and Their Impact

Contributed papers dealing with various surveillance systems, descriptions and evaluations
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Qaiser Mukhtar, PhD
Sarah Patrick, MPH,, PhD
12:30 PMEvaluation of the British Columbia (BC) surveillance of enteric diseases
Jamal Harb, MSc, BA, CPHIC
12:45 PMEvaluation of a hospital-based, integrated surveillance data collection pilot project, NYC 1999
Sharlette Cook, MPH, Jacqueline Kellachan, MPH, Polly Thomas, MD
1:00 PMHave smoking's risks been underestimated by US cohort studies that exclude the poor?
Bruce N. Leistikow, MD, MS, Dan C Martin, BS, William E. Smith, BS
1:15 PMEstablishing a citywide pediatric suicide attempt surveillance system
Daniel P. Dooley, Jody Bangs, MPH, Lise Fried, MPH
Cosponsors:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Environment; Health Administration; Injury Control and Emergency Health Services; Statistics

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA