5233.0: Wednesday, November 15, 2000: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM

Translating Assessment into Community Action

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Conducting a community needs assessment through a student service-learning project
Shea McCall, BA, Sharon M. Desmond, PhD, Robert S. Gold, PhD, DrPH
Board 2Development of a quality assurance rating system for Internet disease management sites
Steven Godin, PhD, MPH, Natasha Coke, BS, Marcia Daley, BS, Michelle Gimenez, BS, Elizabeth Rose, BS, Janina Sposito, BS, Jie Xu, BS
Board 3Development of a quality assurance rating system for Internet health portals
Steven Godin, PhD, MPH, Kathy Hillman, PhD, MPH, Laura Boyle, BS, Laurie Cullen, BS, Jessica King, BS, Martha Petersen, BS
Board 4Foundation for the development of an integrated state public health information system: Standardization and education
Kim D. Gadsden, MS, MPH, Glennis E. Foster, MSPH, PHD
Board 5From assessment to action: Meeting the health needs of an underserved community
Eleni C. Digenis-Bury, MPH, Witold M. Migala, MPH, Rowena A. Wooters, BSN, RN, Raghbir S. Sandhu, MD, DrPH, DTM&H
Board 6From community health assessment to community consensus: One county's experience
Anna V Wilkinson, PhD, Billie Hall, MPH
Board 7Health profile of the Lower Naugatuck Valley: Developing a comprehensive report on the health of a community
Pedram Fatehi, Hirut Gebrekristos, Susan Krasnicki, Walter Oh, Kunjal Patel
Board 8Monitoring the population's health: Local public health assessment in the Washington metropolitan area
Michael A. Stoto, PhD
Board 9State health department surveys of multicultural populations
Katharine E. Witgert, MPH
Board 10Use of an Awareness Campaign to Increase Response Rate on a Community-Based Health Telephone Survey
Fabiola Barajas, Janine Jurkowski, MPH, William Baldyga, PhD, Kimberley Conrad-Junius, Maria Rodriguez-Sanchez, Susan R. Levy, PhD
Sponsor:Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Cosponsors:Environment; Epidemiology; Food and Nutrition

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA