3204.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM

Issues in Pregnancy and Health

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Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Pat O'Campo
4:30 PMNational measures of preconception use of folic acid among women of childbearing age
Joann Petrini, MPH, Caroline Alter, MS, Karla Damus, RN, PhD, Tanya Munroe, Donald Mattison, MD
4:45 PMDistant determinants of maternal mortality
Jeremy R Shiffman, PhD
5:00 PMTiming of insurance coverage and use of prenatal care among low-income women
Susan A. Egerter, PhD, Paula A. Braveman, MD, MPH, Kristen S. Marchi, MPH
5:15 PMImpact of multiple births on increasing low birth weight and preterm births in the US:1991-1997
Amy M. Branum, MSPH, Maureen Sanderson, MPH, PhD, Cheryl Addy, PhD, Joann Petrini, MPH
5:30 PMUsing a perinatal data system to derive prenatal factors associated with smoking during pregnancy
Martha A. Wojtowycz, PhD, Richard H. Aubry, MD, MPH, Timothy D. Dye, PhD
Sponsor:Maternal and Child Health
Cosponsors:Disability Forum; Epidemiology; Food and Nutrition; Social Work; Socialist Caucus

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA