Session: Women's Issues in Nutrition and Physical Activity: A Cross-cultural Point of View
3391.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 8:30 PM-10:00 PM
Women's Issues in Nutrition and Physical Activity: A Cross-cultural Point of View
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):Charlene Sanders, MPH, RD
8:30 PMEffect of obesity on asthma among adult women in India
Vinod Mishra, PhD, MPH
8:42 PMImplementation and process evaluation of a nutrition and physical activity education intervention for low income, multi-ethnic postpartum women
Judy A. Salkeld, MS, Tamara Dubowitz, MSc, SM, Meridith Eastman, BA, Cara Ebbeling, PhD, Karen E Peterson, ScD, RD
8:54 PMLatinas' dietary preferences for grocery shopping and restaurants
Kristin Mueller, BS, Eva T. Lopez-Madurga, MD, MPH, Guadalupe X. Ayala, PhD, MPH, John P. Elder, PhD
9:06 PMFinal results and predictors of weight loss in SisterTalk: A cable-TV delivered weight control program for Black women
Kim M. Gans, PhD, MPH, LDN, Patricia M Risica, DrPH, RD, Thomas M. Lasater, PhD, Shiriki K. Kumanyika, PhD, MPH
9:18 PMWithdrawn -- Pilot testing a nutrition and physical activity educational program based on stages of change for mild hypertension in women
Kelly Rinn, MS Candidate, Manoj Sharma, PhD, Kris Berg, EdD
9:30 PMPregravid obesity is associated with poor diet quality during pregnancy
Barbara A. Laraia, PhD, MPH, RD, Lisa M. Bodnar, PhD, MPH, RD, Anna Maria Siega-Riz, PhD, RD
Organized by:Food and Nutrition
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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