Session: Young Workers: Cross-Cultural Issues
3145.0: Monday, November 17, 2003: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Young Workers: Cross-Cultural Issues
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organizer(s):Mary E. Miller, MN, ARNP
10:30 AMHmong children as farm workers in Minnesota: Hazards, tasks, and safe work practices
Michele Schermann, RN, MS, Ruth Rasmussen, RN, MS, MPH, Stacey Madsen Jenkins, BA, Choua Vang, Mang Lor, BS, John Shutske, PhD
10:42 AMSummer work and injury among middle school students aged 10-14 years old
Kristina M Zierold, PhD, MS, Susan Garman, BSN, MS-EPH, COHNS, Henry Anderson, MD
10:54 AMHealth and Safety in the Fields: An Evaluation of a High-School ESL Curriculum
Suzanne P. Teran, MPH, Ron Strochlic, MA, Diane Bush, MPH
11:06 AMSchool and work: Adolescent double work-shift, school performance and self-perceived health in urban Brazil
Vilma Santana, MD, PhD, Sharon P. Cooper, PhD, Robert E. Roberts, PhD
11:18 AMPesticide handling activity among adolescent migrant farmworkers
Linda McCauley, PhD, Jennifer Scherer, MPH, Joan Rothlein, PhD
11:30 AMAge-related differences in work injury: Multivariate analyses of a population-based survey
Curtis Breslin, PhD, Peter Smith, MPH
Organized by:Occupational Health and Safety
Endorsed by:Injury Control and Emergency Health Services; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; School Health Education and Services
CE Credits:CME, Environmental Health, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

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