3009.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Farmworkers and Border Health

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Barbara Bruno, MA
12:30 PMCancer Prevention Services among Mexican farmworker women: Knowledge, Utilization, and barriers to care
Faith K. Boucher, PhD
12:45 PMNosotras Viviremos: a culturally appropriate HIV/AIDS prevention curriculum for latino farmworker female youth and their mothers
Rosie Munoz-Lopez, MPH, Gabriela Ramirez-Garnica, MPH
1:00 PMReducing environmental hazard exposures among U.S.-Mexico border populations
Ana Maria Puente, BSN, Shelly Davis, JD
1:15 PMSeason of risk: Study of occupational injury and illness to migrant and seasonal farmworkers in New York and Pennsylvania; 1997-1999
Giulia B. Earle-Richardson, MPH, Tucker Slingerland, BA, Christine Townsend, BA, John J. May, MD
The following abstracts have been withdrawn by the authors:
Chronic disease epidemiology among farmworkers in central Florida: diabetes, hypertension and cancer
Claudine M. Samanic, MSPH, Thomas J. Mason, PhD
Sponsor:Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health
Cosponsors:Environment; Epidemiology; Social Work; Socialist Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA