Session: Aging with Mental and Emotional Vitality
5157.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Aging with Mental and Emotional Vitality
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):Kathy Sykes, MPA
2:30 PMSocial implications of genuine anti-aging interventions: Need for public dialogue
Eric T. Juengst, PhD, Robert H. Binstock, PhD, Maxwell H. Mehlman, JD, Stephen G. Post, PhD
2:45 PMEnhancing the healthcare response to elder abuse: Physicians’ perspectives
Michael Rodriguez, MD, MPH
3:00 PMScale for detecting in what Japanese elderly people are interested in their daily life
Yasuaki Goto, Yosikazu Nakamura, MD, MPH, Rikuo Kurobe, Toshiki Yazaki
3:15 PMGuardians of well-being: The emotional dimensions of caregiving among women in a Mexico City suburb
Carolyn A. Mendez, PhD, MPH
3:30 PMWithdrawn -- Predictors of two-year declines in mental health for beneficiaries in managed care: Results of analyses for the first Medicare Health Outcomes Survey Cohort I, 1998-2000
Beth Hartman Ellis, PhD, Erin Dowd Shannon, MPH, Jacquilyn Kay Cox, PhD
3:45 PMBouncing Back
Carole Morgan, RN, BSN, MPA, Elizabeth Braun, RN, MSN
4:00 PMEthnicity and depression among informal caregivers of dementia patients
Nelda Mier, PhD
Organized by:Gerontological Health
Endorsed by:American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Medical Care; Mental Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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