Session: The Influence of the Internet on Health
5065.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
The Influence of the Internet on 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):Kathleen R. Miner, PhD, MPH, CHES
8:30 AMLeaping into Technology: Using web-based tools to enhance formative evaluation and communication
John L Lewis, MPA, David M Berger, MPH/MA
8:45 AMGender-based Differences and Similarities in Reaction to a Computerized Patient Behavioral Intervention
John H. Holmes, PhD, William C. Holmes, MD, MSCE, Melanie C. Green, PhD, Stephen E. Kimmel, MD, MSCE, Barry G. Silverman, PhD
9:00 AMViolent Internet video games: An examination of players’ antisocial beliefs and behaviors
John Y Oh, MPH, Jay M Bernhardt, PhD, MPH, Richard Crosby, PhD, MA
9:15 AMOnline alcohol screening: Do traditional health communication models still apply?
Marc Belanger, MA, Susan Aromaa, MS, Richard Saitz, MD, MPH
9:30 AMPlain language on the Internet: Helping parents make decisions for their children with hearing loss
Lisa Bain, MA, Annie Steinberg, MD, Yuelin Li, PhD, Olivia Thetgyi
9:45 AMInternet advertising of popular herbal supplements: Quality, validity, and accuracy of consumer health information and compliance with DSHEA
Kirby P. Lee, PharmD, Cathi E. Dennehy, PharmD, Candy Tsourounis, PharmD, Lisa A. Bero, PhD
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA