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Session: Cancer Prevention through Health Education
4278.0: Tuesday, November 07, 2006: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Cancer Prevention through Health Education
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) in this session will be able to: 1. Assess the effectiveness of education and media campaigns to increase cancer awareness and screening. 2. Identify strategies to mobilize communities to increase early detection efforts. 3. Develop a communication strategy for improving health promotion efforts provided by primary caretakers for purposes of cancer prevention and intervention.
Moderator(s):Keiko Sakagami, EdD, CHES
Board 1Role of Pharmacists in Prevention, Detection, and Screening of Prostate Cancer
Helene Vilme, BS, Folakemi Odedina, PhD, Cynthia Warrick, PhD, Steven Young, BS
Board 2Racial and socioeconomic disparities in satisfaction with provider communications among Americans with and without cancer: An analysis of the 2003 Health Information Trends Survey (HINTS) Data *
Ray Marks, EdD, Haean Ok, EdD, John Allegrante, PhD
Board 3Eliminating cervical cancer: Recommendations from the 2005 HPV & Cervical Cancer Summit *
Sarah Wells, MA, Kathryn Guccione
Board 4Health promotion among cancer survivors
Patricia A. Findley, DrPH, MSW, Wenhui Wei, PhD, Usha Sambamoorthi, PhD
Board 5More than Just Cancer: Piloting a self-management program as an innovative, potential prevention strategy for breast cancer survivors
Julie Becker, PhD, MPH, Abbie Schlener, Andrea Crivelli-Kovach, PhD, CHES, Elyse S. Caplan, MA
Board 6Innovative delivery of critical health information and support for individuals living with cancer: Lessons learned and shared
Peyton R. Mason, MPH, Carson Jacobi Pattillo, MPH
Board 7Health Promotion and Cancer Prevention Framework to address the projected cancer burden in Puerto Rico
Rafael Guerrero-Preston, Dr PH, MPH, Ruby Ann Serrano, MS, Dr PH(c), Paul Brandt-Rauf, MD, PhD, Dr PH
Board 8Acknowledging the forgotten child: Using a National Cancer Institute model to develop a resource for young people who have a sibling with cancer
Carol Sienché, MPH, Derek Inokuchi, MHS, CHES, Neyal J. Ammary, MPH, CHES, Sona S. Thakkar, MA
Board 9Prostate cancer screening among African American men in urban communities
Rebeca Franco, MPH, Sharon Guilfoyle, MPH, Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin, PhD, The New York Physicians against Cancer
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by:Epidemiology; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

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