3112.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM

What Do You Think? A Discussion Forum on Emerging Public Health Policy Issues

Panel discussion on emerging public health topics
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Nancy Milio, PhD
2:30 PMWelcoming Remarks
2:40 PMEliminating health disparities: Is this goal marketable? Should it matter?
James A. Thur, MSW, MPH
2:55 PMInnovative practices: Eliminating the mortality disparities of men
Edward E. Bartlett, PhD
3:10 PMPublic health infrastructure and universal health care
Frank Goldsmith, DrPH
3:25 PMU.S. Supreme Court accepts first case challenging fundamental underpinnings of managed care: Public policy implications
Lester E. Block, DDS, MPH, James R. Freed, DDSMPH
3:40 PMDiscussion
Sponsor:Health Administration
Cosponsors:Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus of Public Health Workers

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA