4045.0: Tuesday, October 23, 2001: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Oral Session

Gay and Bisexual Men's Health

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: N/A
Moderator(s):Peter Hovmand, MSW
8:30 AMEarly childhood victimization/disruption and health risk and protective behavior among adolescent men who have sex with men
Marya Viorst Gwadz, PhD, Michael C. Clatts, PhD, Stephen E. Lankenau, PhD, Lloyd Goldsamt, PhD
8:45 AMOur Vulnerable Youth: Age and HIV Risk Taking Among Young Gay/ Bisexual Men in Dallas
Douglas Shehan, BA, Douglas Henry, PhD, Anne Freeman, MSPH
9:00 AMReflections on Internet-based research of a hidden high risk population: Opportunity or flawed methodology?
John Blake West, EdD, MPH
9:15 AMUnderstanding risk behaviors, barriers, and HIV prevention needs of hard-to-reach men who have sex with men: Results of a needs assessment
Mark S. Friedman, MPA, MSW, John Encandela, PhD, Anthony J. Silvestre, PhD
Sponsor:Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus of Public Health Workers
Cosponsors:Community Health Planning and Policy Development; HIV/AIDS; Social Work; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy, Social Work

The 129th Annual Meeting of APHA