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

Women's Caucus

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

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Monday, December 12, 2005

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Mon
3010.0Concerns of Homeless Families and Children (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3015.0Applying Evidence-based Findings to Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3022.0Cancer Screening (Oral)
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 ]
3037.0HIV/AIDS Prevention: From Safer Medical Procedures to Changed Sexual Behavior (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)
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
3079.1Evidence-based Policy and Practice: From a Feminist Perspective (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3088.0Sexual Health and Personal Responsibility: The Burden of HIV/AIDS on the African-American Community (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3095.0Preventing, Tracking and Serving STDS, HIV/AIDS, TB, Hepatitis C (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3102.0Cancer Epidemiology (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3107.0Meet NIH Researchers, Staff, and Volunteers - Reducing Cancer Disparities (Roundtable)
3111.0Emerging HIV/AIDS Issues for Discussion and Debate (Roundtable)
3112.0HIV Prevention Research: A Focus on Bisexual Men (Oral)
3116.0Challenges Facing HIV/AIDS Care and Support (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 ]
3121.0The Fourth Annual Outstanding Student Papers in Maternal and Child Health Showcase (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)
3133.0Low Income Housing Policy: Issues of Social Justice, Social Capital, and Inequalities in Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
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)
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 ]
3176.0The Black Young Professionals' Public Health Network: How Can Young Professionals Contribute To The Need for HIV/AIDS Research and Awareness Globally? (Oral)
3182.0Reaching Out with Prevention and Service to Individuals At-risk or Living With HIV/AIDS (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3190.0Measuring Ethics, Values and Morals in Health Care (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3194.0HIV/AIDS Prevention: Infrastructural Support (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3195.0Sex for Sale: Global Implications for HIV/AIDS (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3200.0Sociocultural Determinants of Latino Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3201.0Transgender 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 ]
3222.0Support for Sexuality Education (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3224.0Critical Perspectives on Pharmaceutical Corporations (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Mon
3244.0HIV/AIDS: Care and Prevention across Diverse Settings (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)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
3265.0Avoidable Differences in Health Outcomes in African and African American Children (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3271.0Helping the Uninsured to Access Services and Medications (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3278.0Maternal, Infant and Child Health Epidemiology (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3286.0HIV/AIDS: Innovative Approaches to Outreach and Partnership (Roundtable)
3287.0HIV/AIDS: Sex and Condoms in Early Adulthood (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3290.0The Human Resources Challenge: Developing the Health Workforce to Meet HIV/AIDS Service Requirements (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
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)
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 ]
3313.0Beijing Plus 10: Global Policy Changes for Women (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
3332.0Expanding Our Concept of Health Promotion, Disease Prevention (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 ]
3358.0Screening and Prevention: From Cancer to Cardiovascular Disease (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3359.0The Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center: The Use of Innovative Partnership Approaches to Reduce Health Disparities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3371.0Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission (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 ]
3374.0ATOD Within LGBT Populations (Oral)
3375.0Who's Left to Catch the Baby? (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3381.0Understanding and Mobilizing Communities and Coalitions (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
3383.1Addressing Public Health Problems Through Health Education and Health Promotion (Roundtable)
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 ]
3397.0Unique Challenges for HIV/AIDS and Youth (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 ]
4026.0Bioterrorism and Ethics (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4032.0HIV Prevention with Positives (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4033.0HIV Risk among Adolescents: Issues and Responses (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4040.0LGBT Youth Research (Oral)
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 ]
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 ]
4062.0Evaluating Individual and Census Tract Characteristics on Birth Outcomes--a Multi-level Approach (Oral)
4064.0Strategies for Addressing Cancer in Diverse Populations of Women (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Tue
4077.0Cultural Competence: Understanding Smoking in Special Populations Poster Session (Poster)
4095.0Statistical Advances and Applications -- Posters II (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
4108.0Eliminating the Burden of Health Disparities and the Policies That Drive Them (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4127.0Research Ethics (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4135.0International HIV/AIDS Trends (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4136.0Managing HIV Infection: Treatment and Adherence (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4138.0HIV/AIDS: Increasing Personal Knowledge of One's Status (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4140.0Help Create Training in LGBT Research (Oral)
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
4177.0Serving Cultural and Linguistic Minorities with Evidence-based Programs (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
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 ]
4210.0Issues of Security and Political Context in Addressing the Needs of Refugees and Immigrants (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 ]
4238.0Latina Reproductive Health in the United States (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4239.0Martha May Eliot Forum: The Evidence Base for Medicaid's Maternal and Child Health Services (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4243.0Maternal Mental Health Issues in Pregnancy, Postpartum, and Early Childhood (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4251.0Lessons Learned and Shaping Future Directions in Reproductive Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4252.0Healthcare Access for LGBT: Looking at the Facts, Examining Predictors, and Implementing Programs (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4254.0Folic Acid Education and Promotion Programs Aimed at Various Targets (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)
4267.0Beyond Survival: Promoting Infant and Child Well-Being (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
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)
4309.0Role of Evidence-based Research in Medicine and Health Policy (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4318.0HIV/AIDS Treatment: International Perspectives (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
4319.0Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (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
4349.0Rural Health: Reaching the Hard to Reach (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]

Wednesday, December 14, 2005

8:30 AM-9:30 AM Wed
5012.0Partnerships to Support HIV/AIDS Research and Practice (Poster)
5013.0Race and Gender: HIV/AIDS within Vulnerable Communities (Poster)
5014.0Topics in HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care (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
5024.1Alternative and Complementary Health Practice in Cancer Treatment (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5026.0Drinking Patterns in Special Populations: Innovative Approaches (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5031.0Strategies for Improving Health in Underserved Populations (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 ]
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
5085.0Roundtable Discussions on Ethnicity, Gender and Drug Use (Roundtable)
5088.0Disparities in the Consequences of Drug Use among Minority Populations: Need for Culture-Specific Interventions (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5091.0Community-Based Research Approaches to Diabetes and Domestic Violence (Oral)
5094.0Neighborhood Health Messengers: Improving Health Outcomes and Building Community Leadership (Oral)
5112.0Innovative Approaches to HIV/AIDS Intervention (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5113.0Surveillance of HIV Risk Behaviors (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5118.0Cancer Prevention and Control to Promote Latino Health (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5119.0Health Disparities Among LGBT Populations (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 ]
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 ]
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
5151.0Evidence-based Programs to Promote Health and Prevent Disease (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5152.0March of Dimes NICU Family Support: Incorporating and Building Communities (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
5167.0HIV/AIDS: Critical Trends (Oral)[ Recorded presentation ]
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