Session: School Health Program Innovations
3380.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
School Health Program Innovations
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):Linda E. Moore, MA, PhD, RN, CNAA
Board 1What’s media got to do with it? - Media literacy and reducing the attractiveness of cigarette smoking to youth
Robert McCannon, MA, Mike Loughrey, PhD, Elisabeth Gleckler, MPH, DrPH, Damon Scott
Board 2Involving Parents in School Health Education Programming
Diane Allensworth, PhD, Christi Kay, MA
Board 3Alternative to suspension: Moving beyond fines and penalties to educate adolescents about their tobacco use
Anna R. Ruth, MSPH, Carolyn J. Smith, Iris Merryweather
Board 4STRIDE: Educating children about substance abuse in a hospital setting
Natalie A. Brown, BA, Hal Tucker, DO, Susan Lindauer, MSS, MLSP, Tracy Young, DO, Naimah Campbell, BS, Tina L. Harralson, PhD, Naimah Campbell, BS
Board 5Development and use of portfolios in the evaluation of the Florida coordinated school health program pilot project
Seraphine Pitt, MPH, CHES, Anna Salemi, MPH, CHES, Valerie George, PhD, LD, Lynda Kinard, Kelli Renee McCormack Brown, PhD, CHES
Board 6Mental health impacts of a poetry education program for children
Jana Kay Slater, PhD, Mary Vradelis, MA, Greg McCombs, BA
Board 7Evaluating a Neighborhood Volunteer Program to Create a “Safe Passage” between Home and School
Thomas Reischl, PhD, Nicolle Stec
Board 8CDC’s School Health Index: Updated for injury and violence
Steven H Kelder, PhD, MPH, Howell Wechsler, EdD, MPH, Lisa C. Barrios, DrPH
Board 9Results of an effective capacity building program for tobacco prevention in schools
Eileen M. Eisen-Cohen, MSW, ABD, James R. Allen, MD, MPH
Board 10Behind the Scenes: Evaluating the Improvement of School Nutrition Environments with Changing the Scene
Alison El Ayadi, MPH, Elizabeth Walker, MS, Christanne Smith-Harrison, MPH, RD, Claudia Raya, RD, Kathleen Millett, LN, Linda Bouley, RD, LDN, William Potts-Datema, MS, Sandra Sierra, Angela Cradock, ScD
Organized by:School Health Education and Services
Endorsed by:Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion

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