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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: School Health Posters: Obesity Prevention
3346.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
School Health Posters: Obesity Prevention
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Organizer(s):Maria Theresa Wessel, EdD, CHES
Facilitator(s):Diane Allensworth, PhD
Board 1Predicting childhood obesity prevention behaviors using social cognitive theory
Manoj Sharma, PhD, Donald I. Wagner, Janice Wilkerson, PhD
Board 2Weight perceptions, dieting behaviors, and perceived satisfaction with life among university students
Scott Pun, BS, Keith Zullig, MSPH, PhD
Board 3"Take Off Teens": Benefits and costs of an after school program for overweight teens
Kay R. Parent, RN, MPH, CHES, Carol Gill, MA, CHES, Carla Clasen, RN/MPH
Board 4Diet and exercise: A comparison of male and female college students
Mary Jo Smith, BA, Vickie L. Sanchez, PhD, Derek R. Holcomb, PhD
Board 5Point prevalence of overweight and obesity among school-aged children in a rural Virginia health district
Sasha S. Trent, Susan McCreedy, RN, John F. Ambrose, MPH, CHES, Mark J. Levine, MD, MPH
Board 6School intervention to prevent obesity: A collaborative effort
Judy A. Johnston, MS, RD, LD, James L. Early, MD, Joan L. Pritchard, PhD, Greg Kalina, MS
Board 7Dietary and physical activity behaviors of students in grades 1-4
Mildred (Millie) Naquin, PhD, Diane Cole, MA, Ed Walkwitz, EdD, Janie Kelly, MA
Board 8Arkansasís experience with statewide Body Mass Index Assessments: Legislative mandates versus parental rights
Jennifer L. Shaw, MAP, MPH, Michelle B. Justus, MS, Kevin W. Ryan, JD, MA, Joseph W. Thompson, MD, MPH
Board 9American Indian Children Walking for Health: Two Years of Walking at School
Donald B. Bishop, PhD, Gretchen L. Taylor, MPH, RD, Rita A. Warren Mays, MS, RD, LN, John H. Himes, PhD, Mary Story, PhD RD, Oran Beaulieu, BS, Nicole Beaulieu, MMgt
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:School Health Education and Services
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; Food and Nutrition; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Public Health Nursing
CE Credits:Oral Health

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