Session: Special Session: 2003 Award Winners for the Gerontological Health Section
3193.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Special Session: 2003 Award Winners for the Gerontological Health Section
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):Penny Feldman, PHD
12:30 PMAlzheimer's health education initiative: Bridging the consumer / physician communications gap--Winner, Archstone Award for Excellence in Program Innnovation
Michelle Plauche, MA, Debra Cherry, PhD
12:45 PMComparing Nursing Home Quality Between Short-Stay and Long-Stay Residents--Winner, Maeda International Research Award
Shu-Chuan Jennifer Yeh, PhD, RN
1:00 PMUse of a health promotion approach to slow functional decline in a chronically ill Medicare population: Results from a randomized controlled trial-Winner, Rural Health Policy Research Award
Brenda Wamsley, MSW, Hongdao Meng, MPH, Bruce Friedman, PhD, T. Franklin Williams, MD
1:15 PMSeverity of Food Insufficiency is Greater Among Homebound Black Participants in Older Americans Act Nutrition Programs--Winner, Cleckley Minority Issues Research Award
Joseph R. Sharkey, PhD, MPH, RD, Nancy E. Schoenberg, PhD
1:30 PMFactors associated with length of stay in elderly home health care patients--Winner, Zimmer New Investigator Award
Beth Han, MD, PhD, MPH, Robin Remsburg, PhD
Organized by:Gerontological Health
CE Credits:CME, Nursing, Pharmacy

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