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Session: Topics in MCH Epidemiology and Data
3171.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Topics in MCH Epidemiology and Data
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Organizer(s):Karalee Poschman, MPH
Ann M. Dozier, RN, PhD
Board 1Correlates of acculturation among Hispanic women
Carrie J. Wales, Kenneth D. Rosenberg, MD, MPH, Alfredo P. Sandoval, MBA, MS
Board 2Is proximity to a nuclear power plant associated with increased rates of congenital malformations?
Tania Mangones, MD, Paul Visintainer, PhD, Cheryl Hunter-Grant, MSW, Heather Brumberg, MD, MPH
Board 3Completion of high school among teenage mothers: A prospective study of maternally linked North Carolina and Georgia birth records
Rahel Mathews, MPH, Jack Leiss, PhD, MPH, Sara Sousa, MPH
Board 4Potential for Reducing Child and Maternal Mortality through Reproductive and Child Health Intervention Programs: Illustrative Case Study of India
Minja K. Choe, PhD, Jiajian Chen, PhD
Board 5Circumstances of pregnancy
Anne Lucy Lifflander, MD, MPH, Laura MD Gaydos, PhD, Carol J. Rowland Hogue, PhD, MPH
Board 6Conducting a statewide maternal and child health needs assessment in seven months: Challenges and lessons learned
Carol M. Smith, MA, ICCE, Peter L. Heller, PhD, Theordora Pinnock, MD, M. Jo Edwards, EdD
Board 7Evaluating the effect of program enhancements designed to change disparities in birth outcomes: A targeted evaluation of pregnant women in Palm Beach County
Debi Gavras, CIO
Board 8Impact of peer health advocates: An evaluation of the Gadsden Federal Healthy Start Project
Maurine Jones, PhD, Linda Contreras, MPH, Lakeva Evans, MPH
Board 9User-friendly strategies to expand use of new national data sets on children's health by policymakers and consumer and health care system leaders
Christina Bethell, PhD, MBA, MPH
Board 10Techniques used in developing a media campaign for child abuse prevention along the U.S./Mexico Border
Marc Pruyn, PhD, Michael P. Kelly, PhD, Nohemi Rubio, MPA, Kurt Gross, Dennis Smith, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health; Epidemiology; Public Health Nursing; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

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