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Session: Breastfeeding Research and Program Development and Evaluation
4271.0: Tuesday, November 07, 2006: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Breastfeeding Research and Program Development and Evaluation
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Organizer(s):Laura Duckett, PhD, MPH, RN
Mary Rose Tully, MPH, IBCLC
Board 1Breastfeeding Trends in Los Angeles County
Gigi Mathew, DrPH, MPH, Cheryl Wold, MPH
Board 2Duration of breastfeeding is associated with lower incidence of overweight in low-income 4-year-olds in Kansas *
Sandra B. Procter, MS, RD, Carol Ann Holcomb, PhD
Board 3To Breastfeed or Not: How do mothers' feel?
Ann M. Dozier, RN, PhD, Cynthia R. Howard, MD, MPH, Carol Podgorski, PhD, Cynthia K. Childs, MFA, MPH, Ruth A. Lawrence, MD
Board 4University Students' Knowledge and Attitudes toward Breastfeeding in Hong Kong: Implications for Breastfeeding Promotion *
Marie Tarrant, RN MPH PhD, Tung Yuen Cheung, RN MN, Joan E. Dodgson, RN MPH PhD
Board 5Infant feeding messages in the Hong Kong print media
Joan E. Dodgson, RN MPH PhD, Marie Tarrant, RN MPH PhD
Board 6Breastfeeding and Intimate Partner Violence
Phyllis Sharps, PhD, RN, FAAN, Renee Milligan, PhD, RN, Kevin Frick, PhD, Deitra Wynn, BSN, RN, Linda Pugh, PhD, RN, FAAN
Board 7Development of the workplace breastfeeding support scale (WBSS): Reliability and validity testing of the WBSS
Yeon Bai, PhD candidate, Chao-Ying Joanne Peng, PhD, Alyce D. Fly, PhD
Board 8Developing and evaluating a website on infant feeding, specifically breastfeeding, for child care providers
Alena M. Clark, MPH, RD, Elizabeth Adams, PhD, RD, Jennifer Anderson, PhD, RD
Board 9Comparing the barriers to breastfeeding in the African American community before and after Hurricane Katrina
Meshawn Tarver, MPH, Antor Ndep Ola, MPH, CHES, Danielle Broussard, PhD (Candidate), Jeanette Magnus, MD, PhD, Gail Rome
Board 10Improving Louisiana breastfeeding rates through strategic planning and partnerships
Meshawn Tarver, MPH, Ann Kingrey, RN, IBCLC, Jeanette Magnus, MD, PhD, Anil Danivas, Ebony Lucas, Tova Reichel
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; Food and Nutrition; Socialist Caucus; Women's Caucus

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