Session: Strengthening Cultural Competency in Health Education
4232.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Strengthening Cultural Competency in Health Education
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
2:30 PMCulturally competent approaches for involving immigrant community members in successful community-based health promotion programs
Yin Yan Leung, MPH, Patricia Erwin, MPH, Linette Escobar, MA
2:42 PMWithdrawn -- Making culturally competent care an integral part of your organization
Kristene Cristobal, MS
2:54 PMModel programs addressing racial and ethnic health disparities
Julie Nelson Ingoglia, MPH
3:06 PMHealthy lifestyles and low-income Latinas: Developing a culturally appropriate, clinic-based health education program
Nina L. Cossy, Gale D. Spears
3:18 PMExamining social and cultural factors in southern West Virginia
Cathy Coyne, PhD, Cristina Demian Popescu, MD
3:30 PMImproving health status among minorities and border populations through health education and promotion
Julie Ann Parrish, MA, Coleman Chandler, MPH, Allison Lothman, Monica L. Wendel, MA, MPH, James N Burdine, Dr PH, Sanu Somachandran, MPH, Jay Jezierski, MPH, Rachel Annette Summers, Michael R.J. Felix
3:42 PMExpecting the best: A health educaton and English instruction program for adults with limited English proficiency
Sandra J. Diehl, MPH, James G. Wallace, MPH, Monique G. DeUnger, MEd
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by:American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Gerontological Health; Latino Caucus; School Health Education and Services
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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