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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Technology and Innovation in Health Promotion for People with Disabilities
3184.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Technology and Innovation in Health Promotion for People with Disabilities
This session will describe the potential value of new and emerging technologies in improving health among people with disabilities.
Learning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will be able to identify the potential utility of various technologies for enhancing the health and function of people with disabilities.
Moderator(s):Mary Helen Witten, MPH, MSW
12:30 PMDevelopment and evaluation of a web-based sexual health therapeutic learning program  [ Recorded presentation ]
Mitchell Tepper, PhD, MPH, Kelly Ace, PhD, JD, Annette Owens, MD, PhD
12:48 PMAssistive technology usage and experiences among Californians with disabilities  [ Recorded presentation ]
H. Stephen Kaye, PhD, Patricia Yeager, MS, Tanis Doe, PhD (Deceased), Myisha Reed, BA, Kenneth Galea'i, PhD
1:06 PMUse of information technology to facilitate assessment and removal of barriers to physical activity for people with disabilities  [ Recorded presentation ]
William J. Schiller, PhD, Barth B. Riley, PhD
1:24 PMPicturing my health: A photovoice project examining health and disability from the perspective of people living with a mental illness  [ Recorded presentation ]
Alexandra Bowers, MPH, MSW
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Disability Forum
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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