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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: International HIV/AIDS Trends
4135.0: Tuesday, December 13, 2005: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
International HIV/AIDS Trends
This session presents research and lessons from practice related to the prevention, care, and treatment of HIV/AIDS in international settings.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, participants will be able to: 1) Identify current trends in the epidemiology of HIV/AIDS. 2) Describe innovative research and programs for HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment.
Moderator(s):Robin Kelley, PhD
12:30 PMCommunity Level Effects on Early Sexual Initiation in Nigeria  [ Recorded presentation ]
Sohail Agha, PhD, Ronan Van Rossem, PhD
12:50 PMGeographical analysis of HIV/AIDS infection in Nigeria 1991-2001
Chinekwu Obidoa, MA, MPH (ABD), Robert. Cromley, PhD
1:10 PMRelationship between sexual violence and HIV risk behavior among women in Lesotho  [ Recorded presentation ]
Lisanne Brown, PhD, Tonya R. Thurman, MPH, PhD student, Carl Kendall, PhD, Jeanette Bloem
1:30 PMCross-cultural adaptation and validation of an instrument to evaluate HIV/AIDS knowledge and attitudes for use with Salvadorian high school students  [ Recorded presentation ]
Carlos S. Zometa, PhD, MSPH, Robert Dedrick, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Epidemiology; International Health; Maternal and Child Health; Population, Family Planning, and Reproductive Health; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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