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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: International and Cultural Perspectives on Women's Health
3138.2: Monday, December 12, 2005: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
International and Cultural Perspectives on Women's Health
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Prevalence and related factors of intimate partner violence in a local city of Japan
Mika Hasegawa, MNS, Yuko Bessho, PhD, Takiko Hosoya, PhD, Yoji Deguchi, PhD
Board 2Racial, ethnic, and gender differences in job-strain over the life course and the development of risk factors for chronic disease
Margaret M. Weden, PhD
Board 3Women's health and poverty: The case of Canada
Rhonda Love, PhD
Board 4Health perils unrepresented women encounter in obtaining government entitlements
Deborah Barr, MPH; JD
Board 5Acculturation factors and breast and cervical cancer awareness and screening among Somali refugees
Andrea L. Leinberger-Jabari, MPH
Board 6Where do recently immigrated Latinas get health care?
Marylou Cardenas-Turanzas, MD, DrPH, Maria Eugenia Fernandez-Esquer, PhD
Board 7Do informed consent forms prevent women and minorities from participating in research?
Ana Nez, MD, Candace Robertson, MPH, Eve Mitchell, MPH, CHES
Board 8Dominican adolescent mothers' experience with family planning and conception: A descriptive study
Cary K. Hardwick, MA, MSN, MS, Fiona J. Craft, MSN, FNP
Board 9Calling all clinicians: Impacting the health and quality of life for older women by attending to culturally bound beliefs
Kimberly Adams Tufts, ND, WHNP, FAAN
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Endorsed by:International Health; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

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