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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005

Alternative and Complementary Health Practices

NOTE: Sessions listed in italics have been organized by another section, SPIG, or caucus but are endorsed by Alternative and Complementary Health Practices.

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Monday, December 12, 2005

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Mon
3004.0Evidence Based Alternative and Complementary Health Practice Research (Oral)
3009.0Emerging Issues in Asian and Pacific Islander American Research and Methodology (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3011.0Progress in Spinal Pain (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3052.0Cancer Communication and Diverse Populations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3053.0Acknowledging Culture in Health Education (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3057.0School Wellness Policies (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
10:30 AM-12:00 PM Mon
3077.0Evidence Based Alternative and Complementary Health Practices and Policies (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3078.0Wisdom of the Elders (Panel Discussion)
3091.0Implementing Evidence-Based Health Care within the Chiropractic Profession (Panel Discussion)[ Recorded presentation ]
3116.0Challenges Facing HIV/AIDS Care and Support (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Mon
3138.1Best Practices: American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians (Poster)
3160.1Public Health Nursing and Global Health (Poster)
3163.0Critical Issues in Women's Health: A Multicultural Perspective (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Mon
3168.0Body, Mind, and Spirit in Public Health: Caring for the Whole Person (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3178.0Best Practices in Chiropractic (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3196.0Global Health Leadership: The Evidence for What Matters and Why (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3197.0Urban Health: What is the Evidence for Successful Programs? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3198.0Innovations in Improving Service Delivery (Oral)
3200.0Sociocultural Determinants of Latino Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Mon
3237.0Innovations in Long-term Care (Poster)
3239.0Cultural Diversity, Health and Aging (Poster)
3240.0Quality of Life among Older Adults (Poster)
3252.0Innovations and Interventions in Health Education (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
3257.0Professional Education in Alternative and Complementary Health Practices (Oral)
3267.0Public Health Education and Service in Chiropractic (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3310.0Health Education Challenges in the Hispanic Community (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3311.0Reaching the Hispanic Consumer (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3312.0Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Health of Female Populations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3313.0Beijing Plus 10: Global Policy Changes for Women (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3320.0Community-based participatory research strategies to address women's health disparities in underserved populations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Mon
3331.0Successful Approaches to Improving Asian American and Pacific Islander Health Care: Poster Session (Poster)
3332.0Expanding Our Concept of Health Promotion, Disease Prevention (Poster)
3335.0Promoting Latino Health through Programming and Policy Initiatives (Poster)
3345.0School Health Posters: Nutrition and Physical Activity (Poster)
3346.0School Health Posters: Obesity Prevention (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Mon
3351.0Alternative and Complementary Health Practices among Women and Minority Populations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3372.0Evidence for Effective Scale-Up: AIDS Treatment for All -- the Mozambique Experience (Oral)
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Mon
3395.0Empowering Girls and Women: Creating Opportunities for Decision Making (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3398.0Filling the Human Resources Gap: From Policy to Professional Education (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

Tuesday, December 13, 2005

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Tue
4004.0Alternative and Complementary Health Practices around the World (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4016.0Evidence of the Environment's Relationship to Health (Oral)
4059.0Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Tue
4079.0Alternative and Complementary Health Practices and Public Health (Poster)
4080.0Communities Working Together for Prevention and Improved Health Awareness (Poster)
4082.0Community Partnerships: Working Together to Improve Health (Poster)
4091.0Research and Methodological Innovations in Latino Health (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
4100.0Managing Chronic Diseases Among American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4107.0Innovative Theories and Strategies to Improve the Health of Asian American and Immigrant Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4114.0Issues Relating to the Cultural Competency of the Public Health Workforce and Partnership Organizations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4119.0Built Environment Institute I: Improving Health by Fixing Our Everyday World - Built Environment Approaches to Preventing the Leading Causes of Death (Oral)
4130.0Cost and Service Use Patterns of Medicare Consumer-directed (CD) Models for Rural America: Implications for Medicare Policy (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4137.0Trade and Health from the International Perspective (Oral)
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Tue
4177.0Serving Cultural and Linguistic Minorities with Evidence-based Programs (Poster)
4178.0The Synergism of Environment and Health (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
4196.0Growing Prevalence of Alternative and Complementary Health Practices: Challenges and Opportunities for Professionals and Consumers (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4215.0Built Environment Institute Roundtable: Physical and Social Environment's Impact on Health (Roundtable)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Tue
4266.0Taking Care of Mothers (Poster)
4267.0Beyond Survival: Promoting Infant and Child Well-Being (Poster)
4270.0Health Systems: Addressing Quality, Affordability, and Access (Poster)
4282.0Public Health Nursing Education (Poster)
4284.0Public Health Nursing and the Environment (Poster)
4287.0School Health Posters: Innovative Programs and School Health Services (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Tue
4293.0Alternative and Complementary Health Practices and Chronic Diseases (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4297.0Public Health Policy Issues Affecting Asian Pacific Islander American Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4300.0Overcoming Barriers to Improve Health Care for Minorities, the Uninsured and Underserved (Roundtable)
4302.0Serving Cultural and Linguistic Minorities in the Community with Evidence-based Programs (Oral)
4303.0Latino Health: The Pennsylvania Model for Building Capacity (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4333.0Assessing Barriers to Healthful Behaviors (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4341.0Multicultural and other important considerations for breast and cervical cancer screening (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Tue
4348.0Approaches to Address and Promote Health Equity in Developing Countries (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

Wednesday, December 14, 2005

8:30 AM-9:30 AM Wed
5016.0Innovations in Community Health (Poster)
5017.0Impact of Cultural Beliefs and Traditions on Health (Poster)
5019.0Evidence-based Approaches to Understanding and Improving Pregnancy Outcomes (Poster)
8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
5024.1Alternative and Complementary Health Practice in Cancer Treatment (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5034.0Diabetes: Prevention and Management with Special Attention to Socioeconomic and Cultural Issues (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5055.0Improving Access to Health Services for Immigrants and Migrants (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5058.0MCH Epidemiology: Race and Ethnicity in Maternal and Child Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
5108.0Consumer Research and Medicare: Meeting the Challenge to Communicate with 42 Million People (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5122.0Evidence-based Policy and Practice: New Directions for Improving Pregnancy Outcomes (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5135.0Cultural Awareness in Health Education (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
5161.0Falls Prevention and Osteoarthritis Research (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

The 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition (December 10-14, 2005) of APHA