Session: HIV, TB and Hepatitis B Prevention and Services for the Incarcerated
3022.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
HIV, TB and Hepatitis B Prevention and Services for the Incarcerated
This session will discuss issues of health care assessment and services for the incarcerated population. Special attention will be given to STDs, HIV and hepatitis B in this setting.
Learning Objectives: Participants will be able to identify areas for improvement for TB prevention among jail populatons; understand a useful service tool for collecting STD/HIV services information at county jails and identify the rationale for routine hepatitis B vaccination in incarcerated populations.
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Moderator(s):Rachel Wilson, MPH
8:30 AMImplementation and evaluation of a hepatitis B vaccine program in a statewide juvenile detention system
Beatriz Builes, MPH, Rob Lyerla, PhD, Cindy Weinbaum, MD MPH, Kathryn Arnold, MD, Michelle Staples-Horne, MD MPH
8:50 AMImplementing routine hepatitis B vaccination at the Rhode Island Department of Corrections (RIDOC) Women's Division *
Beth Schwartzapfel, BA, Jennifer Clarke, MD, Susan Shepardson, MA, Stephanie L Sanford-Colby, MPH, Jennifer Pomposelli, RN, Gerald Dornhecker, RN, Josiah D. Rich, MD, MPH
9:10 AMStatus of TB prevention and control in large city and county jails: A challenge to TB elimination
Cheryl A Roberts, MPA, Mark N. Lobato, MD, Lauri B. Bazerman, MS, Theodore M. Hammett, PhD, Ryan N. Kling, MA
9:30 AMSTD and HIV/AIDS Services in Illinois County Jails
Anne Mc Intyre, MPH, Alice Studzinski, BS, Heidi Beidinger, MPH
Organized by:Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Endorsed by:Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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