Session: Various School Health Topics
5188.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Various School Health Topics
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Moderator(s):Carl Lee Hanson, PhD, CHES
2:30 PMWithdrawn -- Development and evaluation of a successful school-based asthma initiative
Stephanie Bisson Belseth, RN, LSN, MAN, CPN, Cecelia DuPlessis Erickson, RN, LSN, MPH, Charolette Jensen, LSN, MS, Sara Mullett, LSN, MPH, Patricia Skirka, LSN, MA, Patricia Splett, MPH, PhD
2:45 PMUsing data and guidelines for risk communication and environmental education in schools: Example from the UCLA Portable Classrooms Study
Derek G Shendell, MPH, DEnv
3:00 PMPortable hemoglobin screening device and health status of a "hard to reach" population: The case of the Qashqa'i of Iran
Mohammad Shahbazi, PhD, MPH, CHES, Dena Goldberg, PhD, RD, Zahra Sarraf, MD
3:15 PMEmergency preparedness and planning for Head Start programs
Deborah D. Riopelle, MSPH, Caroline Sauter, MPH, Nicole Brzeski, MPH, Kimberley Shoaf, DrPH, Steven J. Rottman, MD
3:30 PMAssessment of emergency preparedness in public schools
Marizen Ramirez, PhD, Caroline Sauter, MPH, Shreya Shah, MPH, Deborah D. Riopelle, MSPH, Linda B. Bourque, PhD
Organized by:School Health Education and Services
Endorsed by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
CE Credits:Health Education (CHES), Pharmacy

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