4110.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Community-based Health Promotion/Disease Prevention

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Facilitator(s):Denise Jolicoeur, MPH, CHES
12:30 PMAssessing community capacity in community-based prevention marketing
Melinda S. Forthofer, PhD, Danice K. Eaton, PhD(c), Lauren Bailey, MSPH, Kelli McCormack Brown, PhD, CHES, Carol A. Bryant, PhD, Robert J. McDermott, PhD
12:40 PMBuilding a statewide infrastructure to support community based prevention: Massachusetts' Prevention Center System
Noreen P. Johnson, MPH, Cynthia Chace-MacNiel, MPH
12:50 PMViolence Prevention, Distance Learning, and Local Action: The catalysts of a national movement
Deborah Prothrow-Stith, MD, Larry Cohen, MSW, Roland Smart, Rachel Davis, MSW
1:00 PMCommunity Health Outreach Workers: Evaluation of Effectiveness as Adjunct to a Nurse-managed Clinic
Marla T. Oros, MS, RN, Amy Barlow, MS, CRNP, Barbara R. Heller, PhD, RN, FAAN, Hilary Sporney, MBA, RN
1:10 PMStudent success partnership: Improving academic achievement and public health outcomes through community collaboration in Boston
Marian Knapp, MA, Alba N. Cruz, PhD, MPH, Martha Kurz, MSW, Carol Doherty, MED, Janet Short
The following abstracts have been withdrawn by the authors:
Engaging the media in community health planning
Lynn I Gibbs, MPH, Jonathan Katz, Cora Swett, Catherine Malloy, RN, DrPH, FAAN, Hilda Barg
Sponsor:Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Cosponsors:Food and Nutrition; Public Health Education and Health Promotion

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA