Session: Sociocultural Determinants of the Health of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
3333.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Sociocultural Determinants of the Health of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Board 1Correlates of unprotected sex among API men who have sex with men
Don Operario, PhD, Tooru Nemoto, PhD, Terence Ng, MS, Toho Soma, MPH
Board 2Tobacco use patterns in the cardiovascular health among Asian Indians (CHAI) project
Arnab Mukherjea, MPH, Susan L. Ivey, MD, MHSA, Joel M. Moskowitz, PhD
Board 3Breaking the stereotype: A comparison of risky sexual behaviors among sexually-active Chinese, Filipina, and White American college women
Amy G. Lam, MA, Thida Tan, Sareen Leong, Amy K. Mak
Board 4Hepatitis B Immunization Rate among Asian American School-Age Children in Houston
Jenny Yi, PhD, MPH, Stephanie E Meyers, MEd, Georgia Cruz, MEd
Board 5Smoking practices, knowledge, and attitudes among Vietnamese men in Seattle, WA
Nadine L. Chan, MPH, Beti Thompson, PhD, Victoria M. Taylor, MD, MPH, Yutaka Yasui, PhD, Elizabeth Acorda, BA, J. Carey Jackson, MD, MA, MPH
Board 6Prevention Research Issues Related to Drug & Alcohol Abuse for Asian Americans
W. William Chen, PhD
Board 7Acculturation processes and drinking in two Asian American ethnic groups
Nina Mulia, DrPH, Tammy W. Tam, PhD
Board 8Are you down to do what it takes?: The Got Ballz? campaign for young Asian and Pacific Islander men
J. Jason D. Lacsamana, MPH, Michelle Nguyen
Board 9A public health model for mitigating SARS-related fear, stigma and discrimination
Bobbie Person, MPH, Francico Sy, MD, Dr PH, Kelly Holton, Barbara Govert, MS, Arthur Liang, MD, MPH
Withdrawn -- Culturally congruent services for API college students: A pilot program
Wendy F. Lin, PsyD
Board 10Perceptions of Asian American Men About Tobacco Cigarette Consumption: A Social Learning Theory Framework
Clarence Spigner, DrPH, MPH, Alison Lynne shigaki, MD, S.P. Tu, MD
Organized by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health; Chiropractic Health Care; Epidemiology; Labor Caucus; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus; Vietnam Caucus

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