Session: Health disparities
4217.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Health disparities
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):Adriana C. Linares, MD, MPH
2:30 PMColorectal cancer screening in a multi-ethnic high risk population
Cynthia Mojica, MPH, Roshan Bastani, PhD
2:45 PMAssessing the historical ethnic diversity of Puerto Ricans through mitochondrial DNA-testing
Juan Carlos Martinez-Cruzado, PhD
3:00 PMEconomic, social, and cultural determinants of self-perceived health: Comparing Hispanics with African Americans and whites living in Texas
Luisa Franzini, PhD, Margaret Caughy, PhD, Maria Eugenia Fernandez-Esquer, PhD, Melissa Montoya, Norma Perez, MD, John Ribble, MD, Jan Risser, PhD, William Spears, PhD
3:15 PMNCLR's Latino Families HIV/AIDS Prevention Project
Britt Kirsten Rios-Ellis, PhD, Rocio Leon, BS, Carlos Ugarte, MSPH, Elizabeth Francine Trujillo, BA, Susan M. Enguidanos, MPH, Blanca Dominguez, BS
3:30 PMInfectious Diseases Among Hispanics/Latinos in the U.S: Identifying and Addressing Disparities
Marian C. McDonald, DrPH, Marisa Duarte, MPH, Edith Hambie, MS
Organized by:Latino Caucus
Endorsed by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA; HIV/AIDS; Labor Caucus; Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus; Spirit of 1848 Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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