Session: Health Promotion and Healthy Aging II
5101.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Health Promotion and Healthy Aging II
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):Paulo Henrique M. Chaves, MD, PhD
12:30 PMImproving influenza and pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination rates for California's African American Medicare Population
Julia L. Heinzerling, MPH, Sharon Hoffman-Spector, RN, BSN, MS, CPHQ, Erica Jones, BA, GEC Fellow, Lawrence H Rasouliyan, MPH, Gloria Reed, RN, BS
12:42 PMAssessment of Effectiveness of FLU Vaccination for the Elderly using Health Insurance Claims
AtoZ(Etsuji) Okamoto, MD
12:54 PMAttitudes, perceived norms and intentions: A needs assessment study of the influenza immunization intentions of elderly citizens in Vermont
Kwadwo Bosompra, Phd, Takamaru Ashikaga, Phd, Anne Ruby, RN, MSA
1:06 PMWhat motivates frail elderly to continue exercise? A case study at an assisted living facility
Eleni Tolma, MPH PhD, Marcia Lane, MPH, Carol Cornman, BS, M. Alkaz Uddin, PhD
1:18 PMHealth Risk Monitoring in a Healthy Aging Program
Joseph Boffa, DDS MPH, Mark Schwager, MD
Organized by:Gerontological Health
Endorsed by:American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Epidemiology; Medical Care
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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