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Session: Worksite Health Promotion -- New Strategies and Successful Techniques
4076.0: Tuesday, November 9, 2004: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Worksite Health Promotion -- New Strategies and Successful Techniques
Worksite health promotion presents special challenges to health educators but also affords them unique opportunities. Panelists in this session will describe innovative programs in worksite health promotion and explain strategies that can lead to success.
Learning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be able to describe current programs in worksite health promotion and identify key elements of successful programs, in accordance with the learning objectives of the individual presentations.
Moderator(s):Laura A. Linnan, ScD, CHES
8:30 AMWorkplace health promotion for disaster and terrorism response: A resiliency paradigm
Nancy T. Vineburgh, Asst Prof, Robert J. Ursano, MD, Chairman, Carol S Fullerton, PhD
8:48 AMShifting from Medical to Productivity Justification in Worksite Health Promotion  [ Recorded presentation ]
Troy Adams, PhD
9:06 AMNominal group technique as a needs assessment strategy for determining employees’ priority interests in worksite health promotion programs & services  [ Recorded presentation ]
Sara J. Corwin, MPH, PhD, Robin F. Foust, PAHM, Catherine Reese
9:24 AMInteractive web-based health promotion programs for the workplace and beyond  [ Recorded presentation ]
Deborah Galvin, PhD, Carol S. Freeman
9:42 AMSocial Marketing and collaboration to improve workplace environments for the health of low-income workers
James S. Carman, MS
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; Occupational Health and Safety; Public Health Nursing; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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