Session: Intervening at the Local Level
4307.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Intervening at the Local Level
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):Terri Lee Stratton, MPH
4:30 PMAddressing CVD disparity among African Americans through Lookin' Tight Livin' Right
Corliss McKeever, MSW
4:41 PMRelationship Between Stress, Coping, and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in AFrican American Women Living in Rural Alabama
Mary Ann Littleton, PhD, Carol Cornell, PhD, LeaVonne Pulley, PhD, Snigdha Mukherjee, PhD
4:52 PMDeveloping Community Capacity for Health Improvement: The Long Beach Community Health Leaders Training Program
Adele Amodeo, MPH, Cheryl C. Barrit, MPIA
5:03 PMEffect of educational interventions on readiness-to-change in a community-based project
Mary J. Boylan, MD, Irina V. Haller, PhD, MS, Colleen M. Renier, BS, Julie S. Knuths, MSN, RN, Jeanette A. Palcher, BA
5:14 PMIncreasing the use of malaria prophylaxis during travel in Africa by New York City residents of West African descent: Designing a prevention project
Kathryn Legaspi, RN, MPH, Michael Phillips, MD, Carmen Roman, Gloria Okoh, MPH, Marcelle Layton, MD, Don Weiss, MD, MPH
5:25 PMHealth as a priority for Minnesota unions
Jan Borman, PhD, MPH, RN, Diane O'Connor, MPA, BA, RN
5:36 PMImpact on Collaborative Partnerships and Events on Prostate Cancer Education and Screening in African-Americans
Ronda Henry-Tillman, MD, Raymond André Watson, Suzanne Klimberg, MD
5:47 PMIntergovernmental and public-private partnerships: How the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene addressed the gap in its services to older adults
Daria Luisi, PhD, MPH, Amanda L. Vogel, ScM
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by:Community Health Planning and Policy Development
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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