5082.0: Wednesday, November 15, 2000: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Midlife Issues Across Class and Race

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Kathleen A. MacPherson, RN,, PhD
8:30 AMOsteoporosis: Shifting the emphasis from fear of disease to reduction of fractures
Nancy Worcester, PhD
8:40 AMIdentifying the Health Implications of Caregiving for Women
Marilyn Falik, PhD, Karen Donelan, PhD
8:50 AMA study examining the health perceptions and parenting stressors of parenting African-American grandparents
Patricia Elaine Nunn, MPH, RN
9:00 AMEmerging issues in AIDS caregiving stress among midlife and older women
Richard G. Wight, PhD, MPH, Carol S. Aneshensel, PhD, Nancy Wongvipat, MPH
9:10 AMSelf-reported health needs and experiences of immigrant Hispanic peri/postmenopausal women in New York City
Noreen Werner Esposito, EdD, FNP, WHNP
9:20 AMUterine Fibroids: Targeting the Silent Epidemic Among Black Women
Sylvia D. Hobbs, MPH
Sponsor:Women's Caucus
Cosponsors:Disability Forum; Environment; Epidemiology; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus of Public Health Workers; Social Work; Socialist Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA