Wednesday, November 19, 2003

Wednesday, November 19, 2003

6:30-8:00 am  

8:30-10:00 am


10:30 am-12:00 pm


12:30-2:00 pm


2:30-4:00 pm


4:30-6:00 pm


6:30-8:00 pm

Business Meetings   Scientific Sessions
Poster Sessions
  APHA Special Sessions
  Scientific Sessions
  Scientific Sessions
  APHA Closing Session
  Social Hours
Business Meetings

* = Presentation files available online

6:30 AM-8:00 AM Wed
500.0Business Meeting
501.0PHEHP Transition Meeting

7:00 AM-8:00 AM Wed
502.0Business Meeting # 5
503.0Medical Care Section Council Business Meeting #5
504.0National Institute of Mental Health Breakfast: From Neuroscience to Services and Public Health
505.0Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health - Business Meeting
506.0PHEHP Environmental Health Workgroup Meeting
507.0PHEHP Advocacy Committee Meeting
508.0Public Health Nursing Section Business Meeting
509.0Thinking About SHES Next Year and Beyond

7:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
510.0Committee on Affiliates Business Meeting

8:00 AM-10:30 AM Wed
511.0APHA Exhibitor Advisory Council Meeting

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
512.0Action Board Meeting
513.0Committee on Women's Rights Business Meeting
5000.0Meeting the Challenges of Accreditation
5001.0Roundtable Discussions on Model Tobacco Control Programs and Projects
5002.0Alcohol Screening: What We Know, How It Works *
5003.0Anti-Smoking Advertising and Tobacco News Coverage: Youth Anti-Smoking Ad Recall and Smoking-Related Attitudes and Beliefs
5004.0Qualifications, Training and Experience of Behavioral Health Practitioners to Treat Clients with Co-Occurring Disorders
5005.0Missed Opportunities for Intervention with Substance Abuse Disorders in HMO Medical and Mental Health Settings
5005.1Universal Health Care Task Force Town Hall Meeting
5006.0Steps to a HealthierUS/Healthy People 2010: Making the Connection
5007.0The Use of Technology to Improve Patient Care *
5008.0The Science of Studying Disease in Communities of Color
5009.0Effective Community Partnerships as Catalysts for Disease Prevention
5010.0Characteristics and Service Needs of Homeless People
5011.0Models for Identifying and Implementing Fatih Health Programs
5012.0Strategies for Reaching Refugee and Immigrant Populations
5013.0Cancer: Prevention and Epidemiology
5014.0Needs Assessment and Outcome-based Evaluations for Improving Programs *
5015.0Serving Cultural and Linguistic Minorities in the Community While Addressing Behavior, Lifestyle and Social Determinants of Health
5016.0Engaging, Involving and Linking Key Stakeholders in Community Coalitions
5017.0From Rural to Urban: Community Health Workers Working with Diverse Populations
5018.0Community-Based Evaluation: Real-World Considerations and Applications
5019.0Disability Potpourri *
5020.0Children’s Environmental Health & Vulnerable Populations - Poster Session
5021.0Public Health Collaborations - Poster Session
5022.0Innovative Topic - Issues in Water Safety and Quality
5023.0Spotlight on Local Environmental Health Issues
5023.1Children’s Environmental Health & Vulnerable populations - Reducing Children’s Environmental exposures to lead and other Contaminants
5023.2Social Determinants of Health - Effects of Social Factors on Environmental Health *
5023.3Innovative Topics in Environmental Health - Poster Session
5024.0Epidemiology Late Breakers Poster Session
5025.0Behavior, Lifestyle and Social Determinants of Health: Poster Session 1
5026.0Behavior, Lifestyle and Social Determinants of Health: Poster Session-2
5027.0MCH and Cancer Screening: Poster Session
5028.0Portion Size: Linking Obesity, Consumer Attitudes and Policy Opportunities
5029.0International/Population Aging Issues
5030.0Health Promotion and Healthy Aging
5031.0Issues with Older Drivers
5031.1Health Promotion for Older Adults
5032.0Online and Distance Education in Health Administration
5033.0Lessons from the Turning Point Initiative
5034.0Clinical Issues and Disease Management
5035.0Legal and Ethical Aspects of Smallpox Vaccination
5036.0Linking Prevention and Care Poster Session
5037.0Service Delivery Poster Session
5038.0Special Topics: Poster Session
5039.0Violent Injury: What Do the Existing Data Tell Us?
5040.0Transportation Safety
5041.0International Health Posters IV
5042.0International Health Posters V
5043.0International Health Posters VI
5044.0The Impact of Corruption on Public Health in Developing Countries
5045.0Infectious Diseases
5046.0Lessons From World Experience
5047.0Action and research for integrated district health information systems
5048.0Infant and Child Health Poster Session (Joint-sponsored by Oral Health Section) *
5049.0The Challenges of Children with Asthma
5050.0Violence Prevention in Families and Communities
5051.0Women's Health Issues
5052.0Child Care:Developing Systems for Health Consultation and Early Identification of Children with Challenging Behaviors
5053.0Interventions that Make a Difference: Innovative Programs to Improve Pregnancy Outcomes
5054.0Financing the provision of pharmaceuticals: Drug Policy and Pharmacy Services Contributed Papers #2
5055.0Is the Level of U.S. Spending on Medical Care Appropriate? (Medical Care Section Solicited Session #4)
5056.0Delivering Quality Health Care in Rural America
5057.0Medications and Diagnostic Tools as Aids and Barriers to Care
5058.0Beyond the Bottom Line: Implications of Managed Behavioral Care for Treatment Outcomes
5059.0Making Public Health Whole: Integration of Behavioral and Primary Care
5060.0Beryllium Exposure and Disease in Populations Downstream from Production: Nuclear Weapons Workers and the Public Surrounding Production Plants
5061.0Emergency Contraception: Challenges and Successes
5062.0The PARTNERS Project: A Couple-Based Initiative to Reduce Sexual Risk-Taking
5063.0Culture, Gender and Reproductive Health
5064.0Role of Relationships, Gender and Men in Reproductive Health
5065.0The Influence of the Internet on Health
5066.0Health Education through PDA, PBS, WWW, and TWD
5067.0We're Not Just Telling Stories, We're Changing Behavior
5068.0Factors Affecting Patients' and Health Care Providers' Communication and Patient Satisfaction
5069.0Nurturing New Nurses
5070.0Economics: Finding the Money
5071.0Getting Your Public Health Career off the Ground
5072.0Social Influences on Tobacco Use and Other Youth Risk Behaviors *
5072.1School Health Around the World
5072.2Health Services in Schools
5073.0The Impact on Environmental Social Services on the Community at-Large
5074.0Counterterrorism and Biomedical Surveillance II: Active Bacterial Core Surveillance (ABCs) System
5075.0Older Women's Health and Well-being

9:00 AM-11:00 AM Wed
515.0Newsletter Editor Meeting

10:30 AM-12:00 PM Wed
516.0Equal Health Opportunity Committee/Caucus Meeting
5076.0Social Determinants of Health: Improving Health through the Integration of Models for Community Building
5077.0Connecting to People in Public Health - Domestic and International: A Universal Challenge
5079.0Ethics and Human Rights: Public Health in Action - Domestically and Abroad

12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
5080.0Roundtable Discussions on Substance Abuse Issues
5081.0Underage Drinking Prevention: The Problem that Never Goes Away
5082.0Reducing Tobacco Use in Special Populations
5083.0Changing Treatment System
5083.1Department of Health and Human Service's Advisory Committee on Minority Health Listening Session Part I
5084.0Healthier Children and Youths - Improving Nutrition and Increasing Physical Activity in School-Aged Children
5085.0Public Health Issues and Challenges
5086.0Are We Reaching African-Americans with our Prevention Messages? *
5087.0Developing a Community-based Infrastructure for Assessment, Planning, and/or Evaluation *
5088.0Innovative Community-based Approaches for Promoting Health Behaviors
5089.0Innovative Strategies to Address Urban Health
5090.0Community Health Workers Addressing Health Disparities in their Communities *
5091.0Participatory Assessment of Community Capacity and Social Capital: A Multi-Community, Multi-University Collaboration *
5092.0Intellectual Disabilities
5093.0Public Health Collaboration – PACE EH: advancing environmental health using community based environmental health assessment models
5094.0Children's Environmental Health & Vulnerable Populations - Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention: Identifying Exposure Sources and Developing Risk Reduction Interventions *
5095.0Environmental Toxics - Indoor Air Quality in the Home and Workplace
5096.0Advances in the Molecular Epidemiology of Tuberculosis
5097.0Coinfections with HIV, HBV, and HCV in Arrestees: Results from a Three-Jail Study
5098.0Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology
5099.0Nutrition and Physical Activity Research: Toward the Prevention of Overweight and Obesity
5100.0Health Policy and Aging
5101.0Health Promotion and Healthy Aging II
5102.0Case Studies in Public Health Practice
5103.0Issues in Aging and Long Term Care
5104.0Promoting Quality Health Care for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations
5105.0Legal Issues in Access to Health Care *
5107.0Service Delivery
5108.0Violent Behavior in Adolescents and Young Adults
5109.0Child Transportation Safety: Kids On The Move
5110.0IH Luncheon
5111.0Less Burnout and Dissatisfaction: Improving the Work Environment for Nurses
5112.0The health determinants of immigrant communities
5113.0HIV/AIDS Prevention and Services for Men Who Have Sex with Men *
5114.0Breastfeeding: Definitions, Policies and Patterns
5115.0Programs to Reduce Health Disparities and Infant Mortality
5116.0Cuts and Bruises or Major Trauma: Impact of Federal and State Medicaid Changes on Women, Children and Youth
5117.0Labour Supply Responses to a Changing Health Care Environment (Health Economics Contributed Papers #2)
5118.0Medical Care Section Committees Roundtable Session
5119.0Findings from the National Healthcare Disparities Report (Medical Care Section Solicited Session #5)
5120.0Mental Health Service Delivery: Problems and Processes
5121.0Interaction Between Mental and Somatic Health Status
5122.0Close Encounters with Pesticides: Recent Findings from Pesticide Poisoning Surveillance Programs
5123.0Strategies for Improving Health and Safety of Immigrant Workers
5124.0Oral Epidemiology, Surveillance, and Health Services Research
5125.0Epidemiology of War
5126.0He Said, She Said: Couple Communication and Sexual Behavior
5127.0Addressing Reproductive and Child Health in the African American Community in Los Angeles: Strategies and Lessons Learned from the Healthy African American Families (HAAF) Project
5128.0Encouraging Healthy Choices
5129.0The Importance of Cultural Competency in the Classroom and in Healthcare *
5130.0Using the Web to Change Behavior
5131.0Critical Public Health Tools for Addressing Contemporary Environmental Health Threats
5132.0Infrastructure: What Does It Mean To You
5133.0Assisting the Positive Development of Children and Youth
5134.0Immigration/Impact on Social Service Delivery Systems
5135.0Web and PC Methods in Public Health Statistics
5136.0Healthy Vision 2010: Building a Health Community
5137.0Health of Incarcerated Women

2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
522.0Intersectional Council Steering Committee Meeting
5138.0Joint Leadership Development of Faculty and Practitioners to Improve the Public Health Infrastructure
5139.0Brief Interventions and Treatment Roundtable Discussion *
5140.0International Studies of Tobacco Use
5141.0Research and Policy Issues on Smoking
5142.0Prevention and Treatment of Co-Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Disorders
5142.1Department of Health and Human Service's Advisory Committee on Minority Health Listening Session Part II
5143.0Affecting Public Policy to Improve Lifestyle Choices *
5144.0Medicaid and Managed Care: Reaching and Serving Those in Need
5145.0Using Electronic Technology as a Planning and Resource Tool
5146.0First 5 California (Proposition 10): Developing an Integrated State, County and Community Infrastructure to Evaluate First 5 California’s Programs and Strategies
5147.0Innovative Evaluation Strategies for Community Health Worker Programs; A Skills Building Session
5148.0Community-Based Assessment: Diverse Approaches
5149.0Adolescent Transition--Health and Education
5150.0Public Health Collaborations - Efforts to Reduce Exposure to Hazardous Materials
5151.0Public Health Collaborations - Lead Poisoning Prevention *
5152.0Epidemiology Late Breakers-Contributed II
5153.0A Countywide Seroprevalence Survey for West Nile Virus: An Opportunity for Public Health Preparedness Using Incident Command System Structure
5154.0Vaccine Preventable Diseases
5155.0Future Directions in Public Health Nutrition *
5156.0Models of Community-based Care: Keeping Elders in their Homes
5157.0Aging with Mental and Emotional Vitality
5158.0Managed Care and Public Health *
5159.0Adverse Behaviors and Consequences Paralleling the United States and Southern Africa: Healthy Lifestyles for Living
5160.0Underserved and Disadvantaged Populations: New Approaches
5161.0Research and Evaluation *
5162.0Treatment *
5163.0Firearms and Firearm-Related Injury
5164.0Child Transportation Safety: Intervention and Evaluation
5165.0Uptake of HIV Services
5166.0Rights-Based Approaches to Providing Emergency Obstetric Care
5167.0Childhood and Newborn Health
5168.0Substance Use and Substance Use Treatment Issues Among LGBT individuals
5169.0Racial Disparities in Maternal and Child Health
5170.0Using Data to Improve Systems of Care Children with Special Health Care Needs: *
5171.0Child and Adolescent Health (Health Services Research Contributed Papers #3)
5172.0Jail and Prison Health Solicited Session
5173.0Innovative Applications of Databases to Mental Health Epidemiology
5174.0Reinventing the Mental Health Workforce
5175.0Fostering Greater Understanding of Toxicogenomic Research: The Initial Results of a Community Outreach Program
5176.0Farmworkers: Pesticides and Other Hazards
5177.0Integration of Oral Health with General Health
5178.0Reproductive Health: Meeting the Challenge of HIV/STI Prevention
5179.0Social Context and Multi-Faceted Approaches to Reducing Adolescent Reproductive Risk
5180.0Misoprostol, Abortion and Post Abortion Care: Service Delivery Challenges and Innovations
5181.0An Innovative Approach to Address Reproductive Health Issues of Circumcised Women
5182.0Mass Communication, Social Capital, and Public Health
5183.0Correlates of Physical Activity in Women
5184.0Educational programs for the international community
5185.0Technology Today
5186.0Environment: Conflicting Responsibilities
5187.0From Bullying to Caring: Healthy School Climates *
5188.0Various School Health Topics
5189.0Adolescent Health and Well-being

4:30 PM-6:00 PM Wed
5190.0APHA Closing Session

6:30 PM-8:00 PM Wed
524.0Medical Care Section Program Planning Meeting
525.0Meeting of 2003-2004 Section Council
526.0Public Health Student Caucus: Business Meeting II
527.0Membership and Organizational Meeting

* = Presentation files available online

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