3064.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Successful community health promotion and improvement models

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Mary Cheryl B. Nacionales, BS, MPH
12:30 PMReducing the burden of diabetes for African Americans: A successful community-based health promotion example
Barri B. Burrus, PhD, Laurie Wenninger, MS, Cindy Haynes, BS, Karen Anderson, RD, Carey Hughley, PhD
12:45 PMA community-based project to promote physically-active commuting
Tina M. Manos, EdD, Catherine M. Ratté, MS, Jamie L. Bonica, BS, Madoka Deguchi, MS, Kerisa J. Perazella, BFA
1:00 PMCommunity outreach for asthma care in Harlem: Broad-based community, clinic and research collaboration
Ilan H. Meyer, PhD, Kenneth Foster, MA, Eugenia Black Edwards, Alice McIntosh, Yvonne Robinson, Francine Bailey, Alejandra Alvarado, Ford G. Jean, MD
1:15 PMA community Hepatitis improvement project in Cambridge and Somerville, MA
Ricki Lacy, MS, RN, Shari Brenner, MPH, Marian L. Knapp, MA
1:30 PMPromoting physical activity in the 21st century: effective national and community models
James R. Whitehead
Sponsor:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Cosponsors:Black Caucus of Health Workers; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Food and Nutrition; Podiatric Health

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA