5266.0: Wednesday, November 15, 2000: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM

Perinatal Care: Health Disparities and Interventions Among Minority and Underserved Populations

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Judith Katzburg, MPH, RN
4:30 PMA natural experiment with maternity care: The defunding of prenatal care for undocumented immigrants
Dean V Coonrod, MD-MPH, Christine M Lopopolo, MD, R Curtis Bay, PhD, Hector Balcazar, PhD, M Jane Brady, MS, RN, Patricia A Moore, DrPH, RN
4:45 PMAssociation between prenatal exposure to Boston's Healthy Baby/Healthy Child Program and low birth weight incidence
Carolyn Higgins Brennan, cMPH, Jean Slosek, MS, Bert K. Collins, Howard Cabral, PhD, Katherine Schmidt, RN, MS, MPH, Barbara Ferrer, PhD, MPH, Patricia Whitworth, RN, BSEd
5:00 PMImpact of perinatal case management (PCM) on prenatal care in Georgia
Mohamed G. Qayad, MD, MSCM, MPH
5:15 PMDisparities in low birth weights and the impact of the Boston Healthy Start Initiative
Barbara Ferrer, PhD, Jean Slosek, MS, Mary K. Ostrem, DrPH, Dianna Christmas, MEd, Urmi Bhaumik, MBBS, MS, DSc
5:30 PMDeterminants of Prenatal Care Initiation Among African American Women in Washington, DC
Allan A. Johnson, PhD, Margaret Rodan, RN, ScD, Nabil El-Khorazaty, PhD, Barbara Hatcher, RN, PhD, MPH, Barbara Wingrove, MPH, Renee Milligan, RNC, PhD, Cynthia Harris, MSW, Amoke Alakoye, MHS, Julie Utter, BA, Barbara Wesley, MD, MPH, Leslie Richards, PhD, Haziel Laryea, MSc
5:45 PMThe impact of prenatal care provider on birth outcomes among low-income women: New York City, 1996-1997
Terry J. Rosenberg, PhD, Tatyana Zelman, Dorothy Jones Jessop, PhD
Sponsor:Maternal and Child Health
Cosponsors:Epidemiology; Food and Nutrition; Latino Caucus; Public Health Nursing; Social Work; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA