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Session: Current Issues in Women's Health
3181.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Current Issues in Women's Health
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Tobacco use among Ohio Appalachian women
Jill M. Abbott, MPH, DrPH, Karen Ahijevych, PhD, Mary Ellen Wewers, PhD, Kenneth Steinman, PhD, MPH, Electra D. Paskett, PhD
Board 2Reducing women's health disparities in rural areas through social marketing
Laveta Moody-Thomas, MPH, CHES, LSW, Mark A. Colomb, PhD, CRA
Board 3Women's health perceptions and factors contributing to health care disparities among racial and ethnic minorities in North Carolina
Dara Mendez, MPH, Jennie Burnet, PhD, Amanda Crowe, MA, MPH, Shelia Bunch, PhD, MSW
Board 4Reducing cancer disparities through community-based patient navigators
Sarah Oo, MSW, Kristen Mason, MA
Board 5Worthy outcomes from providing free health care within homeless shelters for women
Roseanna H. Means, MD MSc
Board 6Health and mental status of families in New York City domestic violence shelters
Roy Grant, MA, Lourdes Lynch, PhD, Sharon Joseph, MD, Anita Beecham, MD, Alan Shapiro, MD
Board 7“Whatever yuh husband, do you have to sit down and take it”: Why women stay in relationships with drug users
Madhuvanti Mahadeo, DrPH
Board 8Risk factors for cardiovascular disease among uninsured and undocumented women in public sector clinics
Ellen Daley, PhD, Kay Perrin, PhD, Stephanie Albright, MPH, Cheryl Vamos, MPH, Emily Jolles, MPH, Marsha Levine, MPH, Laurie Woodard, MD, Allison Edmonds, MS, ARNP, Frances Sahebzamani, PhD, ARNP, Jane Fanning, PhD, ARNP
Board 9Contraception and sexually transmitted infection (STI) prevention access after Hurricane Katrina
Carla W. Picardo, MD, Shirley Burton, MPH, Holly A. Easton, DO, John J. Naponick, MD, MPH, CM, TM
Board 10Health promotion for female emergency department patients
Magdalena A. Harrington, MS, Janette Baird, PhD, Michael J. Mello, MD, MPH, Ted D. Nirenberg, PhD, Robert Woolard, MD, Richard Longabaugh, EdD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Women's Caucus
Endorsed by:APHA-Committee on Women's Rights; Maternal and Child Health; Socialist Caucus

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