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Session: Identifying Health Issues that Impact Disenfranchised and Vulnerable Populations
3257.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Identifying Health Issues that Impact Disenfranchised and Vulnerable Populations
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Organizer(s):Kristy A. Siegel, MPH, CHES
Mariza Luna, BS
Board 1Health issues of immigrant children in the U.S
Tianna Sims
Board 2Development of integrated culture health program to reduce barriers for immigrants, refugees, and undocumented
Jessica MP. Jones, MPH
Board 3Somali Bantu refugees in Chittenden County, Vermont: Health care provider and refugee perspectives
Kerrin DePeter, Jonathan Hall, Arash Saemi, Brett Schneider, Erika Schumacher, Sarah Stilwill, Alyssa Wittenberg, Hendrika Maltby, PhD, RN, Jan Carney, MD, MPH
Board 4Assessing the health status of marginalized populations of women attending Public Sector Medicine Clinics
Cheryl Vamos, MPH, Stephanie Albright, BS, Emily Jolles, MPH, Ellen Daley, PhD, Kay Perrin
Board 5Medical Home for Homeless Children Program: Design, evaluation, and lessons learned
Juan L. Rodriguez, BS, Kristin Brown, BS, Melissa Cinanni, BA, Doris Soulinthavong, Nancy Winterbauer, PhD, David L. Wood, MD, MPH
Board 6Association of past year incarceration and past 30 day illicit drug use among Black men
Danielle A. Lawrence, MPH, Anita Raj, PhD, M. Christina Santana, MPH, Jay G. Silverman, PhD, C. Robert Horsburgh, MD, Seth Welles, ScD, PhD
Board 7Gender disparities in access to substance abuse treatment among Medicaid beneficiaries with and without mental retardation
Elspeth M. Slayter, PhD, MSW
Board 8Hypertension, diabetes, and health disparities in the Black population in Miami-Dade County *
Regine J. Joly, RN, BS, Yvonne Fray-Clarke, BS
Board 9Lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina: How local health departments can prepare to meet the needs of vulnerable populations in emergencies
Monica Allen, MPH, Lily Asrat, MA, MPH, Diego Castaneda, MPH, Karuna Chibber, MHS, MA, Maggie Gaddis, MPH, Kiersten Israel-Ballard, MPH, Jennifer A. Lachance, MSE, Marty Martinson, MPH, MEd, Arnab Mukherjea, MPH, Sarah Roberts, MPH, Fatima M. Rodriguez, MPH, Wayne Enanoria, PhD, MPH, Tomas Aragon, MD, DrPH
Board 10Health Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) in children with epilepsy
Yelitza Sánchez, Ruth Ríos, Mario H. Sánchez
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:APHA-Student Assembly
Endorsed by:HIV/AIDS; Injury Control and Emergency Health Services

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