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Session: Issues in Maternal and Child Health
3377.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Issues in Maternal and Child Health
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) in this session will be able to: 1. Discuss the issues related to providing health education to young parents. 2. Describe the successful collaboration in implementing a health education workshop series. 3. Participants will learn how to develop a family focused agenda in serving the comprehensive needs of toddlers and young children.
Moderator(s):Roberta Hollander, PhD, MPH, MA
Board 1Online quiz helps adults and adolescents determine which vaccines they need *
Bette Pollard, MPH, CHES
Board 2Access to reproductive health care for suburban youth: Utilizing the Peer Provider Model
Donesha Pegues, BS
Board 3Share Your Story: Supporting NICU families with an online community
Pamela B. Harper, MPH, Judith Gooding, BA, James Soohoo, MA
Board 4Therapeutic Day Care for Infants and Toddlers
Ruby Neville, MSW, LGSW, Neil Kaltnecker, MS
Board 5Where are the men in Maternal Child Health?
Luis Al Rio Dey, Michelle Scarpulla, MPH, April Lyons, MSN, Julia Donlen, RN, DNSc, JD
Board 6Using peer education to improve birth outcomes in African American communities
Angela Ellison, MEd, Kathy O'Connell, MPA, Nancy Maruyama, RN, NCBF
Board 7Preschooler activity preferences
Janie M. Leary, BSW, MPH, Sherry K. Gaines, PhD, RN, Judith L. Wold, PhD, RN, David Adams, PhD, MPH
Board 8To immunize or exempt: A look at parents' beliefs about vaccinations and sources of healthcare information
Collette Young, PhD, James A. Gaudino #Epi, MD, MS, MPH, Steve Robison, Amanda Timmons, Martha P. Skiles, MPH, Anne VanCuren
Board 9Barriers to attending a nutrition intervention in the immediate postpartum period
Danielle Huff, RD, CNSD, LDN, Jennifer Culhane, PhD, MPH, Shortie McKinney, PhD, RD, FADA
Board 10Promoting science inquiry among preschoolers using fitness and nutrition activities
H. Liesel Copeland, PhD, Kathleen Haynie, PhD, Jill V. Reid
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Maternal and Child Health; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

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