Session: Racial Disparities in Maternal and Child Health
5169.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Racial Disparities in Maternal and Child Health
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organizer(s):Timothy D Dye, PhD
Rebecca Russell, MSPH
Thomas Vallin, MPH
Moderator(s):Timothy D Dye, PhD
2:30 PMBeneath the surface: Qualitative analytic comparison of pregnancy and birth experiences of African American/Black and non-Hispanic White women
Alyson K Shupe, PhD, Jodi G Drisko, MSPH, Chris S. Wells, MS
2:48 PMDisparities in Infant Mortality Risk Factors: Implications for Public Health Practice
Capri-Mara Fillmore, MD, MPH, MSc, Kathleen A. Blair, BSN, MS, Karen Michalski, MSW, Susan Shepeard, RN, MNS, Seth Foldy, MD
3:06 PMPerceptions of racism and its relation to maternal health and birth outcomes
Jodi G Drisko, MSPH, Alyson K Shupe, PhD, Chris S. Wells, MS
3:24 PMProportion of high-risk infants born in appropriate facilities by race/ethnicity, California 2001
Kim Y. Wells, CHES, Carol Lau, Zipora Weinbaum, PhD, Ellen J. Stein, MD, MPH
3:42 PMUnderstanding the persistent racial disparity in adverse birth outcomes using an expanded model of stress
Tyan Parker Dominguez, MSW, MPH, PhD, Christine Dunkel Schetter, PhD, Laura Glynn, PhD, Calvin J. Hobel, MD, Curt A. Sandman, PhD
Organized by:Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA; Latino Caucus; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Social Work; Socialist Caucus; Spirit of 1848 Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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