Session: HIV/AIDS and Substance Abuse
4043.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
HIV/AIDS and Substance Abuse
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):Angela R. Powell, MPH
8:30 AMHIV and substance abuse in rural America: A challenge for public health
John F. Yannessa, MS, Michael Reece, PhD, MPH, Dewana Allen, MPH, Erin Koers
8:45 AMHIV-positive women with alcohol problems: Co-occurring drug use patterns and consequences
Marya Viorst Gwadz, PhD, Noelle R. Leonard, PhD, Karla Gostnell, BA, Lauren Rotko, CSW
9:00 AMNeighborhood disorder as a determinant of drug injection behaviors: A structural equation modeling approach
Carl A Latkin, PhD, Chyvette T Williams, MPH, Jian Wang
9:15 AMUse of STARHS to estimate HIV incidence among injecting drug users in New York City, 1990-2000: Effects of syringe exchange
Don C. Des Jarlais, PhD, Theresa Perlis, PhD, L ucia V. Torian, PhD, Kaymar Arasteh, PhD, Samuel R. Friedman, PhD
9:30 AMWhat has gender got to do with it? An exploration of gender differences in the sharing of drug paraphernalia
Lois A. Jackson, PhD, Diane Bailey, Debbie Babineau, Andrea Currie, MEd, John Fraser, MD, Ken Johnson, MD
Organized by:HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by:Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Caucus of Public Health Workers; 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