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


NOTE: Sessions listed in italics have been organized by another section, SPIG, or caucus but are endorsed by Environment.

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Monday, December 12, 2005

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Mon
3019.0Making Health A Priority In Environmental Protection (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3020.0Tools for Assessing Exposure to Metals (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3024.0Environmental Health Epidemiology (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3026.0Evidence-Based Environmental Approaches to Improving Nutrition and Physical Activity: An Update on Projects in New Orleans (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3048.0Communication Strategies for Worker Safety and Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
10:30 AM-12:00 PM Mon
3098.0Building Diverse Constituencies and Environmental Public Health Tracking (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3099.0Practical Science: Why Community-Driven Research Initiatives Are More Effective (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3100.0Methods to Consider For An Effective Environmental Health Practice (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3104.0The Obesity Epidemic: Getting Beyond Individual Choice (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3126.0Evidence-Based Recommendations to Improve Immigrant Worker Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3127.0Health Care Workers: Safety and Health Hazards and Controls (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Mon
3185.0Environment Section Calver Award Luncheon (Oral)
3186.0Disaster Preparedness: Bioterrorism and Natural Disaster (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3211.0Occupational Respiratory Disease: Surveillance and Solutions (Oral)
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Mon
3229.0APHA Student Assembly Poster Session I (Poster)
3231.0Environment Section Student Poster Session (Poster)
3232.0Pathways Of Environmental Exposure (Poster)
3233.0Health Investigations And Assessments Across The Map (Poster)
3245.1Assessing Health Factors and Impacts (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
3270.0Bioterrorism: In Rural Communities and Family Preparedness (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3273.0Healthier Meat & Milk, Fish and Families: Getting Beneficial Fats from Sustainable, Less Toxic Sources (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3274.0Health At The Border (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3319.0Health and Public Health in Vietnam I (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Mon
3362.0Asthma: Environmental Triggers And Lessons Learned (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3363.0Community Health Assessment: Methods And Applications (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3364.0Neurotoxicants and Children's Health: The Interplay of Policy, Economics, Research and Education (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3364.1From a Level Playing Field to a Healthy One: Environmental and Health Protection in the Context of North American Free Trade – Challenges and Opportunities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3387.0Health and Public Health in Vietnam II (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

Tuesday, December 13, 2005

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Tue
4016.0Evidence of the Environment's Relationship to Health (Oral)
4020.0Reaching Out Of The Box: The Collaboration of Environmental Health Programs With Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4021.0Building Environmental Capacity: From Automotive Repair Shops to Vector Control (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4022.0Manipulating Evidence: Safeguarding the Integrity of Science (Oral)
4029.0The Social Environment of Older Adults (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4049.0Nail Salon Workers: Hazards and Controls (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Tue
4080.0Communities Working Together for Prevention and Improved Health Awareness (Poster)
4086.0When Environmental Health Poster Session (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
4119.0Built Environment Institute I: Improving Health by Fixing Our Everyday World - Built Environment Approaches to Preventing the Leading Causes of Death (Oral)
4121.0Nutrition and Food Safety Beyond Bacteria: Toxicants in the Food Chain (Oral)
4122.0Strategies for Integrating Environmental Health Into Nursing Education and Public Health Nursing (Oral)
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Tue
4178.0The Synergism of Environment and Health (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
4211.0Communities Addressing Asthma: Working to Improve the Environment and Patient Care (Oral)
4215.0Built Environment Institute Roundtable: Physical and Social Environment's Impact on Health (Roundtable)
4216.0Community Strategies To Address Environmental Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4217.0Effectiveness of Environmental Health Policy? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4218.0Exposure Assessment And Compromised Air Quality (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4246.0Linking Occupational and Environmental Health Policy: A Public Health Framework (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Tue
4261.0Studies in Environmental Health: New And Old Threats & Emerging Methods Using GIS (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Tue
4306.0Built Environment Institute II: Assessing The Urban Built Environment To Promote Physical Activity & Health (Oral)
4307.0Environmental Justice: Recognizing The Problem To Forge A Solution (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4308.0On the Ground Experience (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4327.0Public Health Impact of International Trade Treaties (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

Wednesday, December 14, 2005

8:30 AM-9:30 AM Wed
5004.0Built Environment Institute Poster Session (Poster)
5005.0Evaluating Effectiveness of Environmental Health Policies and Programs (Poster)
5006.0How Environment Can Affect Health: A Selection of Health Outcomes (Poster)
8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
5041.0Environmental Health Preparedness and Emergency Response (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
5097.0Built Environment Institute III: Building partnerships in land use and community design decision-making (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5098.0What and Who's Evidence Makes for Sound Policy? (Oral)
5099.0Frameworks for Future Consideration (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5100.0Environmental and Health Concerns In Risk Communication (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5128.0Pesticide Surveillance (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
5149.0Building Evidence for a Systems Approach to Improve Environments for Healthy Eating and Physical Activity (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5155.0Children: The First To Bear The Brunt Of Environmental Contamination (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5181.0Orchard Worker Surveillance (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5186.0Health Communication and Bioterrorism (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

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