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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Disability and Health Promotion II
4118.0: Tuesday, December 13, 2005: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Disability and Health Promotion II
This session will highlight various health promotion research programs for people with disabilities.
Learning Objectives: At the end of this session, participants will understand new research activities associated with health promotion programs and services for people with disabilities.
Moderator(s):Brenda A. Leath, MHSA
12:30 PMPrimary Health Care Experiences and Screening of Women with MS  [ Recorded presentation ]
Suzanne C. Smeltzer, RN, EdD, FAAN, Vanessa Zimmerman, RN, MSN
12:50 PMBarriers to breast cancer screening among women aged 40 years and older who have physical disabilities
JoAnn M. Thierry, PhD, MSW
1:10 PMDeveloping concepts, messages, and health promotion materials to increase breast cancer awareness among women with physical disabilities
JoAnn M. Thierry, PhD, MSW
1:30 PMHealth Disparities among African-Americans with Disabilities: Implications for evidence-Based Health Promotion  [ Recorded presentation ]
Gwyn C. Jones, PhD
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