Session: The Challenges of Children with Asthma
5049.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
The Challenges of Children with Asthma
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Board 1Asthma Agents: Monitoring asthma in elementary school
Joan Mangan, MST, Lynn Gerald, PhD, Pam Skelton, Aubrey Daniels, PhD, William C. Bailey, MD
Board 2Asthma case management: A pilot program for adolescents in Oakland
Adam Davis, MPH, MA, Joyce Ycasas, MPH, Carole Flowers-Clement, PHN, MA, Ira Tager, MD MPH, Kathleen Mortimer, ScD, MPH, Rana Cheng, MSW
Board 3Development and validation of the Asthma-Friendly Schools Initiative
Jeanette F. Donald, MS, Katherine Pruitt
Board 4Improved asthma management and education for children aged 0-5 and their families: A community-based asthma intervention program
Charleen S. Gorrell, RN, MSN, PNP, Rachel Zerbo, MPH, Toshi Hayashi, PhD, Mina Lai, MPH, Gail E. Kennedy, MPH, Jennifer Troyan, MPH, Kasie Gee, MPH, David L. Nuñez, MD, MPH
Board 5Improving Access to Health Care for Uninsured Children Ages 0-5 with Persistent Asthma: Evaluation of the California Asthma Treatment Services Program
Nancy A. Snyder, RN, MS, Toshi Hayashi, PhD, Kasie Gee, MPH, Julie Linderman, MPH, Jennifer Brand, MPH, Mindy Benson, RN, PNP, Christy Rosenberg, MPH
Board 6Improving asthma care for children 0-5 years through a state-wide initiative
David L. Nuñez, MD, MPH, Gail E. Kennedy, MPH, Eileen Yamada, MD, MPH, Maridee A. Gregory, MD, Rick Kreutzer, MD, Thomas E. Novotny, MD, MPH, Rachel Zerbo, MPH
Board 7“Presence and Quality of Medical Home and the Asthma-Related Use of Emergency Department Services and Prescriptions among Children with Asthma
Gail M. Kieckhefer, ARNP, PhD, April A. Greek, PhD, Jutta M. Joesch, PhD, Hyoshin H. Kim, PhD, Nazli Baydar, PhD
Board 8Direct and indirect costs of asthma in school-aged children
Li Yan Wang, MBA, MA, Yuna Zhong, MD, MSPH, Lani S. M. Wheeler, MD, FAAP, FASHA
Board 9Effects of a classroom-based asthma education curriculum on asthma knowledge, attitudes, self-efficacy and quality of life among adolescents
Sally Fontamillas Shaw, DrPH, David T. Dyjack, CIH, Helen Hopp Marshak, PhD, Christine M. Neish, PhD
Organized by:Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; School Health Education and Services

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