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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Cultural Diversity, Health and Aging
3239.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Cultural Diversity, Health and Aging
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Measurement suitability of CES-D among older urban Black men in the community and clinical settings
Ashley S. Love, DrPH, MPH, MS, Robert J. Love, DO, MS, Steven M. Albert, PhD, MSc, Alfred Ashford, MD
Board 2Disparities in physical activity among elderly members of ethnic and racial groups
James H. Swan, PhD, Robert Friis, PhD, Mercedes Guilliam, Keith Turner, PhD
Board 3Geography and racial differences in end-of-life Medicare utilization
Arlene Ash, PhD, Amresh D. Hanchate, PhD, Yinong Young-Xu, ScD, MS, Jennifer Fonda, MA, Ezekiel Emanuel, MD, PhD
Board 4Family violence in older African American women: Perceptions, risk factors and help-seeking behaviors
LaTasha McKenzie Mack, PhD, Anuradha Paranjape, MD, MPH, Nancy Thompson, PhD, MPH
Board 5Participatory Research with Older African American Women
Ilana Reisz, MA, PT, PhD cand
Board 6A model interdisciplinary team training program for allied health professionals working with diverse chronically-ill elderly
Gladys Gonzalez-Ramos, PhD, Ruth A. Hagestuen, RN, MA, Elaine V. Cohen, PhD
Board 7Impact of Retirement on Physical Activity among Elderly
M. Fahzy Abdul-Rahman, MS
Board 8Assessment of nurse practitioners attitudes and culturally competent elder care
Ann Marie Kopitzke, MPA, Stacey B. Plichta, ScD, Holly Beard, MS, Richardean S. Benjamin, RN, MPH, PhD, Carolyn Rutledge, PhD, Laurel Garzon, RN, DNSc, CPNP
Board 9Enrollment efforts for low-income and rural seniors in the medicare approved drug discount card program
Ann Marie Kopitzke, MPA, Karen Karlowicz, RN, MSN, EdD, Stacey B. Plichta, ScD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Gerontological Health
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; Community Health Planning and Policy Development; Injury Control and Emergency Health Services; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Public Health Nursing; Socialist Caucus

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