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Session: From Rural to Urban: Community Health Workers Promoting Healthy Communities
4028.0: Tuesday, November 9, 2004: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
From Rural to Urban: Community Health Workers Promoting Healthy Communities
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Enhancing the role of home health aides as congestive heart failure and diabetes disease management coaches using community based participatory research and community health worker training techniques
Catherine Kelleher, ScD, MPH, MS, RN, Sheila Curry, MS, Miyong T. Kim, PhD, RN, Nadine Kidd, MS, RN, Joan S. Obecny, MS, ANP, RN, Shirley Devitt, MS, RN, Margaret A. Terry, MS, RN, Penny Carlo, MS, RN, Veronica S. Longstreth, MS, RN, Shannon Nagy, BS, RN, Katie Huffling, BS, RN, Donald O. Fedder, DrPH, Lee Bone, MPH, RN, Frances Wacker, MSW, Ana Sanchez, MHS
Board 2Project of Intermediate Advocates: Bringing health information to the community
Abdul-Ali Muhammad, Gail Thomas
Board 3Community Access to Care Community Health Worker Inventory Project
Agnes W. Hinton, DrPH, RD, Paul W. Philpot, MS, Romelia Rodriguez, CHW
Board 4Nurturing the ‘ohana: Lessons learned from developing an intergenerational heart healthy curriculum for kupuna and Native Hawaiian elementary school children
Judy Mikami, RN, MPH, CDE, Juliana Tu, MS, CHES, Matilde Alvarado, RN, MSN, Robinson Fulwood, PhD, MSPH, Gregory J. Morosco, PhD, MPH
Board 5Community health workers giving feedback on how to improve home visits
Jennifer Baca, Nursing Student, Maria Eugenia Herrera, Promotora
Board 6Insights on promotores as essential members of an interdisciplinary healthcare team: Creating a model of excellence in diabetes self-management for Hispanics
Julia D Portale, MPH, MBA, Lourdes Rangel, Lucy Garcia, RN, BSN, Angela J. Camilleri, MPH, MA, Eileen Crowley, Kenneth S. Babamoto, PharmD, MPH, Grizelda Price, Vicki J Karlan, MPH, Carlos N. Casas-Zaragosa, MD, Miguel Trevino
Board 7Increasing access to health services for Migrant Farmworkers with Community Health Workers
Cherie Stauffer, MPH
Board 8Outreach to the Highest Risk: Violence Prevention in Chicago
Xavier D. Williams, BA, Francisco Perez
Board 9Beyond "Universal" Rhetoric: Providing Universal Access through Community Health Workers
Jacqueline R. Scott, BA, JD, Michael W. Tan, BS, JD
Board 10Community Health Workers - Challenges and Strategies on the Road to Success
Cheryl A Mulder, CHW II, Kay A. Fricano, CHW, BA, Maria Cruz, Coordinator
Withdrawn -- Health Initiative for Men (HIM): Empowering African American Men to Reach and Teach in a Chicago Public Housing Community
Cynthia A. Boyd, MSN, PhD, FAAN, Angella Ellison, MSW
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Community Health Workers SPIG

The 132nd Annual Meeting (November 6-10, 2004) of APHA