4082.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Teaching social justice in public health: progressive pedagogy in action

To develop an historical and critical perspective concerning current theories of disease distribtion
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
8:30 AMIntroductory remarks: Cheryl Merzel, Marion Field Fass
8:35 AMAn interdisciplinary graduate certificate program in human rights and social justice
Sherlina S. Nageer, MPH, Barbara S. Keary, MPH, Jeremy Hess, MD, MPH(exp)
8:48 AMPromoting Diversity and Teaching Cultural Competence: Notes from the Field
Marian Clarke McDonald, DrPH, Ted Chen, PhD, Carolyn Lebrane Tilton, BA
9:01 AMTeaching social justice in schools of public health through community fieldwork
Belinda Reininger, DrPH, Molly Greaney, Kim Nichols
9:14 AMHistory, politics, and public health: Theories of disease distribution across time and culture
Nancy Krieger, PhD
9:27 AMStandingTogether Program: A Curriculum for Future Leaders of Color
B. Cecilia Zapata, DrPH, MPH
9:40 AMDiscussion
Sponsor:Spirit of 1848 Caucus
Cosponsors:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; Black Caucus of Health Workers; Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community; Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health; Community Health Workers SPIG; Environment; Epidemiology; Forum on Bioethics; Health Administration; Health Equity and Public Hospitals Caucus; Labor Caucus; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus of Public Health Workers; Maternal and Child Health; Occupational Health and Safety; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Public Health Nursing; Public Health Student Caucus; Social Work; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA