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Session: Jail and Prison Health: Female Prisoners and Juveniles
3052.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Jail and Prison Health: Female Prisoners and Juveniles
Learning Objectives: 1. Articulate statistics about the aging population of women prisoners; 2. Identify strengths and weaknesses of existing quantitative and qualitative studies; 3. Identify trends in the age distribution of the prison population; 4. Articulate the changing demographics of juvenile justice system; 5. Describe the provision of basic health care within juvenile justice facilities.
Organizer(s):Patricia J. Kelly
Corey Weinstein
8:30 AMNo compassion or forgiveness: Health and human rights of older women prisoners  [ Recorded presentation ]
Donna J. Willmott, Heidi Strupp
8:45 AMPregnant women, imprisonment, and public health  [ Recorded presentation ]
Rachel Roth, PhD, Marianne McPherson, SM
9:00 AMBeing old and doing time: Functional Impairment and adverse experiences of geriatric female prisoners  [ Recorded presentation ]
Brie Williams, MD, Karla Lindquist, MS, Donna J. Wilmott, Heidi Strupp, Louise Walter, MD
9:15 AMA comparison of the outcomes of two interventions with girls in the juvenile justice system  [ Recorded presentation ]
Patricia J. Kelly
9:30 AMHealth care practices and compliance with standards in juvenile justice detention facilities  [ Recorded presentation ]
Catherine A. Gallagher, PhD, Adam Dobrin, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Medical Care
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Socialist Caucus; Vietnam Caucus; Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

The 134th Annual Meeting & Exposition (November 4-8, 2006) of APHA