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

APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

NOTE: Sessions listed in italics have been organized by another section, SPIG, or caucus but are endorsed by APHA-Committee on Women's Rights.

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Monday, December 12, 2005

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Mon
3001.0Litigation and Lawsuits: Next New Wave in Tobacco Policy (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3027.0The Gendered Experience of Food Choice (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3030.0Meet NIH Researchers, Staff, and Volunteers - Reducing Cancer Disparities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3031.0Intimate Partner Violence (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3038.0Latino Adolescent Sexual Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3039.0Examining Youth Assets and Risk Behaviors (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3040.0Addressing Disparities in Pregnancy Outcomes: The Role of Evidence-based Policy and Practice (Oral)
3041.0Does Maternal Risk Predict Pregnancy Outcomes? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3042.0Listening to Women to Improve their Health, Mental Health and Quality of Life (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3049.0Implications in Reproductive Health Services: Youth, Women, HIV/AIDS/STI, Emergency Contraception (Roundtable)
3058.1The future of the Socialist Caucus of APHA: An open dialog (Oral)
3062.0HPV and Cervical Cancer: Women's Educational, Emotional, and Medical Experiences and Needs (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3063.0Perspectives on Violence Against Women (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
10:30 AM-12:00 PM Mon
3074.0The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Is the Tobacco Industry Giving Social Responsibility a Bad Name? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3079.1Evidence-based Policy and Practice: From a Feminist Perspective (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3094.0Partnerships in Policy Development, Planning, Regulation, Implementation of Health Care, and Evaluation-I (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3107.0Meet NIH Researchers, Staff, and Volunteers - Reducing Cancer Disparities (Roundtable)
3113.0Trends in Firearm Injuries and Violence (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3119.0Breastfeeding and Infant Nutrition (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3120.0MCH Epidemiology: Data-based Evaluation in MCH Programs and Services (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3122.0Abstinence, Abortion and Emergency Contraception: Responding to Unintended Pregnancy When Politics and Science Don't Mix (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3128.0Scaling-up of Reproductive Health Programs: Lessons Learned around the World (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3129.0Gender-Based Violence: Context, Consequences, and Program Responses (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3130.0Toward Effective Reproductive Health Programs: Challenges and Lessons (Roundtable)
3130.1Innovations in Improving Reproductive Health Services (Roundtable)
3135.0Globalization, Health, and Health Care (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3137.0Measurement Issues: Race and Ethnicity (Oral)
3138.0Sex Workers: Voluntary and Forced (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Mon
3138.2International and Cultural Perspectives on Women's Health (Poster)
3138.3Critical Issues Affecting Women's Health and Innovative Strategies Preserving Women's Health (Poster)
3153.0Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology (Poster)
3154.0Public Health Strategies for Child Health Promotion (Poster)
3155.0Women's Health Topics (Poster)
3156.0Reproductive Health for Young People: U.S. and International Viewpoints (Poster)
3157.0Issues in Maternal and Perinatal Health (Poster)
3158.0Emergency Contraceptives: Challenges and Lessons (Poster)
3162.0Intimate Partner Violence: A Pervasive Threat to Women's Health (Poster)
3163.0Critical Issues in Women's Health: A Multicultural Perspective (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Mon
3169.0Maternal and Child Health issues for American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3175.0Innovative Research for Public Health Advocacy in Asian American Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3180.0Increasing Long-term Sustainability by Building in-house Capacity in Evaluation: Community/Academic Partnerships (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3181.0Evidenced Based Planning: Theory vs. Practice (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3190.0Measuring Ethics, Values and Morals in Health Care (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3195.0Sex for Sale: Global Implications for HIV/AIDS (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3196.0Global Health Leadership: The Evidence for What Matters and Why (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3200.0Sociocultural Determinants of Latino Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3213.0War and Public Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3214.0Improving and Sustaining Reproductive Health Programs for Youth in Developing Countries (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3215.0Access to Safe Abortion Services in the U.S (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3216.0HIV/AIDS/STI: Prevention to Treatments (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3218.0The Costs of War: Consequences of Service to U.S. Soldiers, Their Loved Ones, and Their Communities (Oral)
3219.0Exploring Health Disparities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3221.0Health Access for Vulnerable Populations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3224.0Critical Perspectives on Pharmaceutical Corporations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Mon
3240.0Quality of Life among Older Adults (Poster)
3246.0Monitoring and Evaluation: Improving Family Planning and Reproductive Health Services (Poster)
3247.0HIV/AIDS/STI: Prevention to Care (Poster)
3248.0Best Practices and Knowledge Management in Reproductive Health Services: Tools, Interventions and Outcomes (Poster)
3249.0Contraceptives: Introducing New Methods and Reinforcing Existing Methods (Poster)
3250.0Sexuality (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
3255.0Where's the Evidence: Reducing the Harm of Harm Reduction Products (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3271.0Helping the Uninsured to Access Services and Medications (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3274.0Health At The Border (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3278.0Maternal, Infant and Child Health Epidemiology (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3281.0Providing Medicare Information through Employers: What are the Opportunities and Challenges Given the Medicare Modernization Act? (Oral)
3292.0Lesbian and Bisexual Women's Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3293.0Evidence Based Interventions in International MCH (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3294.0Preconception Care: The Next MCH Frontier (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3295.0Systems of Care for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3296.0Violence Prevention in Families and Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3296.1Evidence Based Topics in Maternal Child Health (Roundtable)
3297.0Women's Health Contributed Papers (Oral)
3302.0Legal, Political, and Economic Aspects of OSH (Oral)
3305.0Integration of Family Planning & HIV/AIDS Services (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3306.0Tools and Approaches to Financial Sustainability for Reproductive Health Programs (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3307.0Emergency Contraceptives: Practices and Issues (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3308.0The Costs of War, Part II: Generating Dialogue and Promoting Community Response (Oral)
3312.0Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Health of Female Populations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3315.0Fighting for National Health Care in a Right-Wing Environment (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
3335.0Promoting Latino Health through Programming and Policy Initiatives (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Mon
3350.0Role of Ethnicity, Gender, and Development in Drug Use, Violence, and HIV Risk (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3351.0Alternative and Complementary Health Practices among Women and Minority Populations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3355.0Translating Research into Policy and Decision-Making at the Federal, State and Local Level (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3357.0Improved Care Through Innovative Approaches: Medication Assistance, Dental Care, Transportation (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3371.1Beyond ABC and Abstinence-Only: The Politics of HIV Prevention (organized by HIV/AIDS Section in Collaboration with amfAR and SIECUS) (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3373.0Issues of Concern for Labor (Oral)
3375.0Who's Left to Catch the Baby? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3379.0Terrorism and Public Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3388.0Rape and sexual assault: Women's experiences and needs (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Mon
3394.0Politics and Science of HIV Prevention: Moving Forward Constructively (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3395.0Empowering Girls and Women: Creating Opportunities for Decision Making (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3401.0Factors Contributing to Poor Outcomes in Breast Cancer Among Underserved Populations (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 ]
4005.1Reproductive Rights are Human Rights (Oral)
4011.0International Responses to Homelessness (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4017.0Innovative Approaches to Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4028.0Medicare Modernization Act: Implementing and Improving the 2006 Prescription Drug Benefit (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4029.0The Social Environment of Older Adults (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4030.0The Policy Connection (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4041.0Developing Policy for the Delivery of Genetic Services (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4042.0The Role of Families and Providers in Promoting Children's Health and Development (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4043.0The Impact of Financing Structures on Coverage and Care (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4044.0Reducing Infant Mortality and SIDS: The Role of Health Care Services and Safe Sleeping Practices (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4051.0Men and Reproductive Health: U.S. and International Experiences and Lessons (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4052.0Drugstore Dilemma: Can pharmacists refuse to dispense birth control? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4053.0Monitoring and Evaluation: Implementing and Evaluating Reproductive Health Programs (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4058.0Social Justice (Oral)
4059.0Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4064.0Strategies for Addressing Cancer in Diverse Populations of Women (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
4110.0Responding to Homelessness in the Wake of Katrina (Oral)
4135.0International HIV/AIDS Trends (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4148.0Child and Adolescent Mental Health: The Role of Violence, Poverty, and Juvenile Justice Involvement (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4151.0Public Health Consequences of Weapons of War (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4153.0How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the IUD: Recent Evidence and Country Efforts to Revitalize a Great Contraceptive Method (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4154.0Why/Why Not Abstinence Programs: Policies and Empirical Research Evidence (Oral)
4155.0Improving and Monitoring Reproductive Health Commodity Security (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4156.0Scaling-Up and Policy Implications: Strategies and Reflections (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4157.0Gender, Violence, Male Involvement (Roundtable)
4164.0Race, racism, and race-based medicine: Current issues (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4166.0Birth Control at the Drug store: Behind the Counter, on the Shelves, and at the Cash Register. What are Women's Experiences? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Tue
4178.0The Synergism of Environment and Health (Poster)
4179.0Programmatic Impacts of Evidence-based Policy (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
4194.0We Have It in Writing: Marketing Strategies from Tobacco Industry Documents (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4205.0Advancing the Health of Pacific Islanders: An Underrecognized Community in the U.S. (Oral)
4208.0Faith Community Effecting Change: Addressing Health Disparities and Social Justice (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4213.0Current Policy Issues for CHWs (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4220.0Social Epidemiology (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4222.0Civil Rights, Ethics and Public Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4231.0HIV and Sexuality: Research into Policy (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4233.0Injury Prevention Program and Policy Evaluation (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4238.0Latina Reproductive Health in the United States (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4243.0Maternal Mental Health Issues in Pregnancy, Postpartum, and Early Childhood (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4249.0Implementing Best Practices Initiative: A Global Collaboration (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4250.0Community Change Models: Preventing Adolescent Pregnancies, STDs, HIV/AIDS (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4251.0Lessons Learned and Shaping Future Directions in Reproductive Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4258.0People's Health Movement: Current Trends and Future Challenges (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4260.0Battered women are NOT helpless: Examining the complexity of how women cope with and survive intimate partner violence (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Tue
4266.0Taking Care of Mothers (Poster)
4271.0Prevention and Intervention with Pregnant and Parenting Teens (Poster)
4272.0Breastfeeding and Infant Nutrition Policy and Practice (Poster)
4273.0Improving Access to Maternity Health Services (Poster)
4274.0Infant and Child Health: Policy and Practice (Poster)
4275.0Violence Prevention in Families and Community/And Graduate Education Papers (Poster)
4276.0Systems of Care for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (Poster)
4277.0Factors That Affect the Sexual and Reproductive Health of Young People (Poster)
4278.0Abortion: U.S. and International Perspectives (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Tue
4297.0Public Health Policy Issues Affecting Asian Pacific Islander American Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4307.0Environmental Justice: Recognizing The Problem To Forge A Solution (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4309.0Role of Evidence-based Research in Medicine and Health Policy (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4316.0Federal Assaults on Medicaid and SCHIP: State and National Efforts to Protect Access to Care (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4321.0Sociocultural Aspects in LGBT Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4331.0Helping Youth: Life-Planning, Sexuality, Abuse (Oral)
4332.0Tools and Strategies for Performance Improvement and Quality (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
4345.0Tobacco Control and Government at the Federal, State, and Local Levels (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

Wednesday, December 14, 2005

8:30 AM-9:30 AM Wed
5005.0Evaluating Effectiveness of Environmental Health Policies and Programs (Poster)
5013.0Race and Gender: HIV/AIDS within Vulnerable Communities (Poster)
5015.0Health Care in Post-Conflict and Post-Disaster Settings (Poster)
5017.0Impact of Cultural Beliefs and Traditions on Health (Poster)
5018.0Structural, Familial and Personal Determinants of Adolescent Health (Poster)
5019.0Evidence-based Approaches to Understanding and Improving Pregnancy Outcomes (Poster)
5020.0Surveillance and Community Assessment in Maternal and Child Health (Poster)
5021.0Student and New Researcher Papers in Maternal and Child Health (Poster)
5022.0Topics in Maternal Child Health (Poster)
8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
5026.0Drinking Patterns in Special Populations: Innovative Approaches (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5029.0Policy Issues in Substance Abuse Treatment (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5044.0Health Policy and Aging (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5057.0Breastfeeding and Infant Nutrition Practices (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5058.0MCH Epidemiology: Race and Ethnicity in Maternal and Child Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5063.1Issues in Mental Health Services Research and Policy (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5067.0HIV/AIDS Risk for Married Women (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5068.0Innovative Methodologies to Conduct Behavioral Surveillance of STD Risk Behaviors (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5069.0Innovative Communication Interventions in Reproductive Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5070.0Optimal Birth Spacing: Evidence-based Practices (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5080.0HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections in Women (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
5088.0Disparities in the Consequences of Drug Use among Minority Populations: Need for Culture-Specific Interventions (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5098.0What and Who's Evidence Makes for Sound Policy? (Oral)
5117.0A Voice at Work for Health Care Workers (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5120.0Preventing Youth Obesity through Nutrition and Physical Activity (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5121.0Evidence-based Models of Child Care Health Consultant Programs for the Prevention of Asthma, Child Maltreatment and Obesity (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5122.0Evidence-based Policy and Practice: New Directions for Improving Pregnancy Outcomes (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5130.0The Health Impacts of War in the Middle East (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5131.0Research and Practices in Maternal and Child Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5132.0Sex in the Cities: Sexual Relationships, Communication and Decision Making among African American and Puerto Rican Young Adults (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5134.0Evidence-based Practice and Effective Policy (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5137.0Social Justice (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5139.0Abstinence-only vs Comprehensive Sexuality Education (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5143.0Obesity and Physical Activity: Meeting the Challenge of the New Epidemic (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
5150.0Promoting Quality in Federal, State and Local Public Health Systems (Oral)
5173.0LGBT Populations & Domestic Violence (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5174.0Enhancing Interactions In A Home Visiting Environment (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5175.0The Future of MCH Research: Emergent Issues (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5183.0Abortion and Post-abortion Care: Programming for Success (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5184.0Expanding Contraceptive Choice through Integration and Scaling-up of Newer Family Planning Methods (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5185.0Innovative Funding Approaches to Family Planning and Reproductive Health Services (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5194.0Health of women in the community justice system and prison (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

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