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Session: Cancer Risk Factors, Prevention, and Treatment in AAPI Communities
3366.0: Monday, November 06, 2006: 4:30 PM-5:30 PM
Cancer Risk Factors, Prevention, and Treatment in AAPI Communities
Learning Objectives: See individuals abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1Improving colorectal cancer (CRC) survival in Asians: Are there disparities in early detection?
Michelle Agustin Aranda, MPH, Evan Sekeris, PhD, Marcia L. McGory, MD, David S. Zingmond, MD, PhD, Roshan Bastani, PhD, Clifford Y. Ko, MD, MSHS, FACS
Board 2Hepatitis B among Chinese Adults in Western Washington and British Columbia: Results from a Review of Laboratory Serology Records
John H. Choe, MD, MPH, Gregory Hislop, Chong Teh, Hoai Tam Le, Angeline Low, PhD, Erica Woodall, MPH, Vicky Taylor
Board 3Increasing Community-based Physicians' Knowledge of Colorectal Cancer Screening for Chinese Americans
Elisa Tong, MD, Tung Nguyen, MD, Edward Chow, MD, Justin Quock, MD, Alexander Li, MD, James Yan, DO, Steve McPhee, MD
Board 4Hepatitis B and Hepatocellular Cancer Among Asian Americans at a Comprehensive Cancer Center in Texas
Jessica P. Hwang, MD, MPH, Manal M. Hassan, MD, PhD
Board 5Telephone survey of attitudes towards genetic testing for colorectal cancer among Korean Americans: Design, methods and linguistic considerations
Tatia Chay Woodward, MPH, Deborah Bowen, PhD
Board 6A Hepatitis B Education Outreach and Screening Program for Asian American Communities in Montgomery County, Maryland *
Chiehwen Ed Hsu, PhD, MPH, Louis Chih-Hung Liu, MA, Julie Bawa, MPH, Ulder Tillman, MD, MPH, Mark K. Li, MD
Board 7Self-efficacy, risk perceptions and tobacco dependence among Vietnamese smokers
Grace X. Ma, PhD, Yin Tan, MD, Jamil I. Toubbeh, PhD, Carolyn Fang, PhD
Board 8Disparities in tobacco use and physician counseling of Asian Americans in Pennsylvania
Giang T. Nguyen, MD, MPH
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA
Endorsed by:Epidemiology; Public Health Education and Health Promotion

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