The 130th Annual Meeting of APHA

Session: Changing Demographics and Implications for Public Health
4122.0: Tuesday, November 12, 2002: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Oral
Changing Demographics and Implications for Public Health
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Susan M Farner, PhD
Valory Pavlik, PhD
12:30 PMPrevalence of fatal and non-fatal firearm injuries in Chicago children and adolescents, 1994-1996
Patricia F. Meleedy-Rey, Jenifer Cartland, PhD
12:45 PMAn Examination of the Use of Race and Ethnicity in the American Journal of Public Health and the American Journal of Epidemiology, 1996 1999
R. Dawn Comstock, MS, Edward M. Castillo, MPH
1:00 PMChanging demographics and the implications for public health at the local level: Disparities among Hispanics in Santa Clara County, CA as measured by the Behavioral Risk Factor Survey
Kavita Thirumalai, MPH, Lakshmi Ramakrishnan, MA, Nhien Luong, MPH, Stephanie D. Golz, MPH, Mohammad M Rahman, MD, DrPH, Hozefa Divan, MSPH, Aimee Reedy, MPH, Guadalupe S Olivas, PhD
1:15 PMRacial Differences in Breast Cancer Knowledge and Compliance: BSE, CBE, and mammograms
Dawne M. Harris, BA, Jane E. Miller, PhD, Diane M. Davis, BA
1:30 PMCorrespondence between interracial births and multiple race reporting
Jennifer D. Parker, PhD, Jennifer H. Madans, PhD
1:45 PMRural and Urban Differences in Cancer Diagnosis Using the 1998 NAMCS
Stuart H. Tedders, PhD, Harji Patel, PhD
Organized by:Epidemiology
Endorsed by:Gerontological Health; Latino Caucus; Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy, Social Work

The 130th Annual Meeting of APHA