Session: Bridging the Cultural Divide
3074.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Bridging the Cultural Divide
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Board 1Music teaches Romanian youth to open their hearts and eyes
Irina Dinca, MD, PhD, Merce Gasco, PhD, Sophia Brewer, MPH
Board 2African American attitudes and beliefs regarding the God Locus of Health Control (GLHC) Scale: Results from focus groups
Charkarra Anderson-Lewis, MPH, Levi Ross, MPH, Connie L. Kohler, DrPH, B. Lee Green, PhD
Board 3African Americans and Tuberculosis: Social and Cultural Dimension of Health Care and Health Seeking Behavior
Ana Lopez - De Fede, PhD, MEd, Muriel J. Harris, PhD, MPH, Carol Posey, MPH, Joseph Kinney, MSW
Board 4Bridging the cultural divide: How to use the Internet to prevent substance abuse among Hispanic/Latino youth
Monica B Rodriguez, MA, Farra Trompeter, Margaret Weiss Behrns, BA
Board 5Behavior risk assessment using focus groups in a high risk night school students population, Mumbai, India
Sanjana Ajey Bhardwaj, MD, MPH, Thelma Sequeira, MBBS, DPH, Snigdha Mukherjee, Prakash M Gurnani, MBBS, Evelet Sequeira, MD, Katharine E Stewart, PhD, Sten Vermund, MDPhD
Board 6Knowledge, attitudes, and interest in genetic testing among Hispanic family members of breast cancer patients and survivors
Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH, Alexander Miller, MD, Fabiola Aparicio-Ting, MPH, Sandra L. San Miguel de Majors, MS, Matiana Gonzalez, EdD, Bradley Pollock, PhD
Board 7Promoting Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors Among Latinos: The Role of Lay Health Advisors
Deborah Koniak-Griffin, EdD, RNC, FAAN, Sue Kim, PhD, RN
Board 8Why most physical activity interventions for African American woman have failed: Three short answers
Elize Marie Brown, JD
Board 9Influence of cultural health beliefs on tuberculosis knowledge and health seeking behavior
Lauren B. Moschetta, MA, Rajita R. Bhavaraju, MPH, CHES, Gabrielle Benenson, MPH, Nick DeLuca, MA, Maria Fraire, MPH
Withdrawn -- Body image as a protective factor of depressive symptomatology among overweight/obese African American adolescent females
Laura F. Salazar, PhD, Kenzie A. Cameron, PhD, Gina M. Wingood, ScD, MPH, Ralph J. DiClemente, PhD, Richard Crosby, PhD, MA
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by:American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Black Caucus of Health Workers; Latino Caucus; Social Work

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