Session: School Health Around the World
5072.1: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
School Health Around the World
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Fred L. Peterson, PhD
Board 1Risk and protective factors associated with youth violence among a representative sample of secondary school students in Puerto Rico
Juan C. Reyes, EdDc, Margarita R Moscoso, PhD, Carmen N Vélez, PhD, Rafaela R. Robles, EdD, Hector M. Colón, PhD, Iris C Parrilla, MS, Gilberto Ramos, DrPH
Board 2Evaluation of HIV/AIDS Secondary Education Programmes in Uganda
W. James Jacob, MA, Donald Morisky, ScD, Yusuf K. Nsubuga, MA, Steven J. Hite, EdD
Board 3Variables associated with weapon use and violence among Middle School students in Southern California
Emmanuel Rudatsikira, MD, MPH, Pramil Singh, DrPH, Jayakaran Job, MD, DrPH
Board 4A 3 year follow-up study for knowledge attitude and behavior regarding HIV/AIDS among medical school students in India
Yogindra Samant, MBBS; MPH, Amitabh Tipnis, MD
Board 5Bangladesh Parents’ Knowledge and Attitude About Adolescent Reproductive Health Issues
Ubaidur Rob, Ph D, Ismat Bhuiya, MSc MPH, Laila Rahman, MCom
Board 6Sexual health education in schools: What do pupils in Sri Lanka think?
Bilesha Perera, MSc, Mohammad Rahim Torabi, PhD, MPH
Board 7Development and Evaluation of a School-based Sentinel Surveillance System in South Korea
Moran Ki, MD, MPH, PhD, Bo Youl Choi, MD, MPH, PhD, Hye Kyong In, RN, MPH, Jin Kyoung Oh, RN, MPH, Eun Kyeong Jeong, MD MPH, Jongkoo Lee, MD, MPH, PhD
Board 8A Study of the Relationship between Exercise and Body Fat Constitution among College Students in Taiwan : A Social Network Perspective
Yu-hwa Huang, instructor, RN, Ing-Chung Huang, Professor, PhD, Chin-Hui Chen, Doctoral Student
Board 9Application of the transtheoretical model to smoking behavior of adolescents in Taipei
Huey-Shys Chen, PhD, RN, CHES, Xiao-Yu Yan, RN, MSN, Jiunn-Jye Sheu, MSPH, PhD, CHES
Withdrawn -- Impact of school health education on individual health behavior practices among Chinese college students
Ping Hu Johnson, MD, PhD, CHES, Roy D. Johnson, PhD, Xuenong Xin, MD
Organized by:School Health Education and Services
Endorsed by:Injury Control and Emergency Health Services; International Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus

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