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Session: Cancer Screening and Prevention in Diverse Populations
4072.0: Tuesday, November 9, 2004: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Cancer Screening and Prevention in Diverse Populations
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Lowering Arizona's Skin Cancer Incidence Rates through Education: The Arizona SunWise School Program
Sharon A. McKenna, BA
Board 2Environmental influences on breast and cervical cancer screening in diverse ethnic populations
Patricia I. Documét, MD, DrPH, Janet Adams, PhD, Lou Ann Weil, MPH, Christie L. Hudson, MPA, Cheri J. Petrovich, BA, Bonnie Delozier, BSEd
Board 3Cultivando La Salud (Cultivating Health): A Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Intervention Trial
Maria E. Fernandez, PhD, Alicia Gonzales, MSW, Guillermo Tortolero-Luna, MD, PhD
Board 4Knowledge, attitudes, behaviors and barriers to breast cancer and early detection among Chinese women in the greater Philadelphia region
Xuefen Su, BA, MPH (c), Grace X. Ma, PhD, Yin Tan, MD, MPH, Alice J Hausman, PhD, MPH, Brenda F. Seals, PhD, MPH, Rosita L. Edwards, MA, Jamil Toubbeh, PhD
Board 5Application of the transtheoretical model to the measurement of attitudes and beliefs about cervical cancer prevention in a population of low-income women
Cornelia White, PhD, MPH, Mona Fouad, MD, MPH, Edward Patridge, MD, Rhoda Johnson, PhD, M. Christine Nagy, PhD
Board 6Colorectal cancer screening in rural areas: Screening behavior and information needs
Shelly L. Peterson, BA, K. Allen Greiner, MD, MPH, Kimberly K. Engelman, PhD, Sandra Hall, PhD, Annette L. Stanton, PhD, Edward F. Ellerbeck, MD, MPH
Withdrawn -- Preventing cervical cancer with a dual-pronged community effort
Sarah Stone-Francisco, MPH, Gian Gonzaga, PhD, Ellen Eidem, MS, Patricia Murar, Sarah E. Samuels, DrPH
Board 7Increasing colorectal cancer screening rates among African Americans: Varying approaches in community and clinical settings
Charlye D. Majett, MBA, Daniel Blumenthal, MD, MPH, Selina A. Smith, MS, PhD, Ernest Alema-Mensah, MS, DMin, Lee S. Caplan, MD, PhD
Board 8Measuring Updated Information on Breast Self Examination (BSE) on the Internet
Stephanie B. Goldglantz
Board 9Introducing Cancer Awareness to South Asians in Los Angeles
Zul H. Surani, BS, Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati, PhD, Punam Parikh, MPH, Roshan Bastani, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; Community Health Workers SPIG; Latino Caucus; Women's Caucus

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