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Session: Health Communication Research with Minority Populations
4236.0: Tuesday, November 9, 2004: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Health Communication Research with Minority Populations
The panelists in this session will describe several different research projects on health communication in minority populations. Key findings and implications for health communication practice will be discussed.
Learning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be able to describe various research projects on health communication efforts in minority populations and identify key findings from these projects.
Moderator(s):LaChenna Cromer, MPH, CHES
2:30 PMKnowledge, attitudes, and barriers to Hepatitis B screening among Chinese Americans in Philadelphia and New York City
Grace X. Ma, PhD, Forum Mankodi, MD, MPH (c), Yin Tan, MD, MPH, Steve Shive, PhD, MPH, Jennifer M. Zavislak, MPH (c), Ping Wang, MD, PhD (c), Rosita L. Edwards, MA
2:48 PMDevelopment of "BODYLOVE": An example of Entertainment-Education (E-E) to reduce health disparities among African Americans  [ Recorded presentation ]
Connie L. Kohler, DrPH, Yoko Kawamura, MPH, Jessica Muilenberg, MPH, Lee Eric Shackleford, MFA, Heather Coley, Max Michael, MD
3:06 PMBreaking the barriers: Tailoring health communication messages in the Latino community
Karen Carapetyan, MS, Claudia Ayash, MPH, Francesca Gany, MD, Martha Laureano, RN
3:24 PMInnovation in recruitment and interview strategies for low-income minorities: The Neighborhood Voice mobile unit
John Rogers, Matthew W. Kreuter, PhD, MPH, Christopher Casey, Nancy L. Weaver, MPH, Elena M Andresen, PhD
3:42 PMRacial and ethnic barriers affecting physician and patient communication about prostate cancer screening among Black male patients
Elvin A. Hernandez, DrPH Candidate, Susanne B. Montgomery, PhD, MPH, Virginia Diane Woods, MSN, DrPH Student
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by:Latino Caucus; Public Health Nursing; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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