3019.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Nutritional Epidemiology: Sum Effects

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Correlates of the “western” and “prudent” dietary patterns in the US
M. Tseng, PhD, Robert F. Devellis, PhD
Board 2Diet and weight as risk factors for arthritis in the Third National Health And Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)
Gregory S. Vaughn, MPH
Board 3Do Antioxidants Protect White and Black Youth from Early Onset of Cardiovascular Risk Factors
Lisa E. Melilli, MPH
Board 4Gender and age disparities in diet, weight status, alcohol consumption, physical activity, and heart disease among Massachusetts elders
Sarah McDonough Phillips, Ruth Palombo, MS, RD, Daniel Brooks, MPH
Board 5Association of diet and anthropometric parameters with HDL and LDL-cholesterol levels in U.S. adults
Hazel A Hiza, PhD, RD, LN, Allan A Johnson, PhD, LN, Claudette S Welch, PhD, LN
Board 6Community based nutritional assessments: comparing the nutritional intake of traditional island-dwelling and city-dwelling Kuna Indians of Panama
Maria Elena Villar, MPH, Kati Chevaux, MS, Marji McCullough, MS, PhD, Lillian Jackson, MS, Norman K. Hollenberg, MD, PhD, Terri L. Meinking
Board 7Validation of a food frequency questionnaire in African American children 1 to 5 years of age
Robin E. Blum, AB, Helaine RH Rockett, MS, RD, Tara O'Shaughnessy, Jane D. Gardner, DSc, RN, Graham A. Colditz, MD, DrPH
Board 8Dietary intake and nutritional status of US adult marijuana users: Results from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Ellen Smit, PhD, RD, Carlos J Crespo, DrPH
Board 9Validation of a questionnaire to assess physical activity in low-income children aged 2-5 years
Patty S. Freedson, PhD, Abi Watras, BA, Judy Salkeld, MS, Bettylou Sherry, PhD, RD, Jan Kallio, MS, RD, Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras, PhD, RD
Board 10Harvard food frequency questionnaire: A service and research tool
Robin E. Blum, AB, Carol W. Suitor, ScD, RD, Helaine RH Rockett, MS, RD, Jane D. Gardner, ScD, RN, Graham A. Colditz, DrPH, MD
Sponsor:Food and Nutrition
Cosponsors:Chiropractic Health Care; Epidemiology

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA