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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Successful Approaches to Improving Asian American and Pacific Islander Health Care: Poster Session
3331.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Successful Approaches to Improving Asian American and Pacific Islander Health Care: Poster Session
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Native vs. foreign born as factors in asthma and obesity in Cantonese-speaking children
Doug Brugge, PhD, MS, Robyn Greenfield, Angela Lee, Roland Tang, MD
Board 2Knowledge, Beliefs, and Practice of Hepatitis Prevention among North American Chinese
Hueifang Chen, PhD, Shin-Ping Tu, MD, MPH, Chong Teh, PhD, Mei-Po Yip, RN, PhD, John H. Choe, MD, MPH, Greg Hislop, MD MPH, Victoria M. Taylor, MD, MPH, Beti Thompson, PhD
Board 3Identifying a measure of health acculturation and navigation skills (HANS) for Asian American women
Nadereh Pourat, PhD, Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, RN, MN, PhD, Alek Sripipatana, MPH
Board 4Cancer screening practices among Asian American physicians in New York City
Ethan E. Bodle, Nadia S. Islam, MA, Simona Kwon, MPH, Naseem Zojwalla, MD, Habibul Ahsan, MD, Ruby Senie, PhD
Board 5A case for an Asian 5 A Day campaign
Hyuni Eden Lee, MPH RD, Marjorie Kagawa Singer, PhD, MN, RN, Gail Harrison, PhD, Dawn Robinson, RD
Board 6Addressing tobacco point-of-purchase advertising in Asian American communities: The Tobacco-Not-Tolerated [TNT] advertising restrictions campaign
Bonnie Lai, Nadia S. Islam, MA, Simona C. Kwon, MPH
Board 7Assessment of community awareness of health risks, prevention and treatment options and barriers of care for Hepatitis B Infection in Chinese Immigrants
kejia Wan, Jennifer Chuy, Jennifer Toh, Chau Trihn-Shevrin, henry Pollack
Board 8One Step Closer in Understanding Asian Youth Street Gangs: An Often Silent Community
Cliff Akiyama, MA
Board 9Culture, Context and Community in the Mental Health of Asian-Americans: Implications for Health Policy and Practice
Jambur Ananth, MD, DPM, Dip Psy, Veronica Acosta-DePrez, PhD, CHES, Sarath Gunatilake, MD, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion

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