3017.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Prevention Efforts for Hepatitis A and B

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Shelly McKeirnan, RN, MN, MPH
12:30 PMSelf-report validity of hepatitis B infection and vaccination among youth
Benny Jose, PhD, Samuel R. Friedman, PhD, Peter L. Flom, PhD
12:45 PMShots for shooters: Missed opportunities for hepatitis A prevention
Elizabeth Armstrong Bancroft, MD, SM, Laurene Mascola, MD, MPH
1:00 PMEffectiveness of a school-based hepatitis b vaccination program in Hawaii
Athmanundh Dilraj, BSc, MMedSc, Paul V. Effler, MD, MPH, Steven M. D. Terrell-Perica, MA, MPH, MPA, Judy H. Strait-Jones, MPH, MEd
1:15 PMFactors related to maternal compliance with urban perinatal hepatitis B prevention programs
John R. Copeland, MS, Gary L. Euler, DrPH, MPH, Walter W. Williams, MD, MPH
1:30 PMHepatitis B vaccination for injecting drug users (IDUs): A public health opportunity
Theresa E. Perlis, PhD, Samuel R. Friedman, PhD, Don C. Des Jarlais, PhD, Russell Rockwell, PhD, Ian Williams, PhD, Edgar Monterroso, MD
Cosponsors:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; HIV/AIDS SPIG; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus of Public Health Workers

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA