3139.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM

Issues and strategies for promoting health in worksite settings

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Jeffrey S. Hallam, PhD, CHES
2:30 PMSocial Influences, Social Norms, Social Support and Smoking Behavior Among Adolescent Workers
Pebbles Fagan, MPH, PhD, Marla Eisenberg, MPH, MSc, Anne Stoddard, ScD, Lindsay Frazier, MD, Glorian Sorensen, PhD, MPH
2:45 PMAttitudes, beliefs, and practices about worksite health promotion among managers
Laura A. Linnan, ScD, Amanda L. Graham, PhD, Bryan Weiner, PhD, Karen Emmons, PhD, Michael Guertin, BA, David B. Abrams, PhD
3:00 PMPartnering with businesses for work site health promotion: Addressing the burden of arthritis
Lisa M. Carlson, MPH, CHES, Karen L. Riggs, MPH, Johanna S. Anderson, MS, MPH, Michele L. Boutaugh, MPH, BSN
3:15 PMChanges in knowledge, attitudes and practices among workers after implementation of the American Heart Association Heart at Work Program in a southern factory setting
Diane Manninen, PhD, Danuta Kasprzyk, PhD, Daniel E. Montaņo, PhD, Cheryl Pegus, MD, MPH
3:30 PMA frazzled lifestyle and its effect on healthy behavior and general health
John R. Hayes, PhD
3:45 PMTailored Web-based smoking cessation for worksites: A case study
L. Suzanne Suggs, MSc, CHES, John Noell, PhD, Lynne Swartz, MPH, CHES
Sponsor:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Cosponsors:Black Caucus of Health Workers; Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health; Chiropractic Health Care; Environment

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA