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International Health

NOTE: Sessions listed in italics have been organized by another section, SPIG, or caucus but are endorsed by International Health.

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Sunday, November 04, 2007

4:30 PM-5:30 PM Sun
   2048.0HIV/AIDS: Focus on Asia and Eastern Europe (Poster)
   2052.0Issues in Maternal Health: Global (Poster)

Monday, November 05, 2007

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Mon
   3042.0Building a Global Health Career: Directions from Employers and Experts (Oral)
   3043.0Targeting HIV/AIDS Services to Population Needs (Oral)
   3044.0Community-based Approaches Are Essential in Global Fight to Increase Child Survival (Oral)
   3045.0Motherhood: Strategies for Safety (Oral)
   3046.0Institutionalizing Tuberculosis Control (Oral)
10:30 AM-12:00 PM Mon
   3098.0WFPHA Panel: International Public Health Education: The Experience from MPH Programs in Developing Settings Worldwide (WEBCAST) (Oral)
   3133.0The End of Polio (Oral)
   3134.0Investing in Health: Donors, Poverty, and Equity (Oral)
   3135.0What's Up with Tobacco? (Oral)
   3141.0 WHO Growth Standards: Background and Rationale for Developing a New International Growth Standard for Infants and Young Children (Oral)
   3160.0WE-ACTx in Rwanda: Lessons on HIV and Women's Empowerment (Oral)
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Mon
   3166.0International Human Rights Committee Student Posters I (Poster)
   3167.0International Human Rights Committee Student Posters II (Poster)
   3182.1Policy and Program Integration: International (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Mon
   3198.0APHA International Health Film Festival: Session I: Gender Violence, Illiteracy, and Lack of Education (Oral)
   3225.0Maternal Mortality: The Shame of the World (Oral)
   3226.0Measuring the Effectiveness of Our Work (Oral)
   3227.0A Systematic Review of the Effectiveness of Community-Based Primary Health Care in Improving Child Health (Oral)
   3228.0Vertical Programming: Impact on National Health Programs (Oral)
   3243.0Advances in Quality of Care: International (Oral)
   3251.0Global Health II (Oral)
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Mon
   3272.0International Health and Aging (Poster)
   3273.0HIV Research and Practice: An International Focus (Poster)
   3276.0HIV/AIDS Prevalence, Risk Behaviors, Antiretroviral Therapy Issues, and Treatment/Prevention Options in East and Southern Africa (Poster)
   3282.0Issues in International FP/RH (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
   3293.0Political Leadership, Health Policies and Health Disparities in Developed and Developing Nations (Oral)
   3295.0APHA International Health Film Festival: Session II: Immigration and Brain-Drain (Oral)
   3303.0Trade Policy Analysis and Health (Oral)
   3331.0Innovation and Progress in Donor Funding for International Health (Oral)
   3332.0The Politics between Industry and Public Policy: The Good and the Bad of How Industry Impacts Public Health (Oral)
   3333.0Nutrition and Food Security: Essential Links for Public Health (Oral)
   3334.0Helping Couples Meet Their Needs for Limiting Family Size (Oral)
   3335.0Strengthening Public Health Systems: the Role of NGOs and International Institutions (Oral)
   3339.0International Perspectives on Policies for Women and Children (Oral)
   3353.0Policy and Advocacy for RH: International (Oral)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Mon
   3369.0Alcohol Issues from Around the Globe (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Mon
   3398.0APHA International Health Film Festival: Session III: AIDS Crisis in Africa (Oral)
   3417.0From Backyards to Board Rooms: Experience from Avian Influenza Behavior Change Communication Programs in Asia, Africa and Beyond (Oral)
   3418.0Translating Experience and Operations Research into Policy Change (Oral)
   3419.0International Public Health and the Labor Movement: Labor's Response to Global Health Issues, Trade Initiatives, Globalization and Workers' Health (Oral)
   3428.0Health Promotion in Populations Outside the United States (Oral)
   3430.0Global Health (Oral)
6:30 PM-8:00 PM Mon
   3436.0APHA International Health Film Festival: Session IV: Trade and Patenting (Oral)
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Mon
   3440.0APHA International Health Film Festival: Session V: Reproductive Health (Oral)
   3443.0Establishing Equitable Access to Healthcare for 1.3 Billion People: Challenges and Strategies of Health Sector Reforms in China (Oral)
   3444.0HIV/AIDS: Infection Prevention and Quality Assurance Strategies in Southern Africa (Oral)
   3445.0The Impact of Good Policy on Child Health (Oral)
   3446.0Global Experiences with the Non-pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment: A New First Aid Device for Saving Mothers' Lives from Obstetric Hemorrhage (Panel Discussion)

Tuesday, November 06, 2007

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Tue
   4010.0Trade Policy, Tobacco and Medicines (Oral)
   4042.0Combating Malaria: What Works? (Oral)
   4043.0Conflict and Public Health: A Framework for Conceptualizing Their Interconnections (Oral)
   4044.0Global Concerns and Actions to Address Pandemic Influenza (Oral)
   4045.0Water, Water, Everywhere: Is it Safe to Drink? (Oral)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
   4143.0Student Panel: Original Work in Primary Health Care and HIV/AIDS (Oral)
   4144.0Getting the Message Through: Using Communication to Achieve Impact (Oral)
   4145.0Enlisting the Private Sector in Combating Communicable Diseases (Oral)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
   4200.0Exploring Careers in International Health (Oral)
   4234.0Practicums in International Health: The Next Generation's Perspective (Oral)
   4235.0Governance in Health: More than Simply the Latest Buzzword- Four Case Studies (Oral)
   4236.0Accountability and Aid Effectiveness. What Has Happened to the Spirit of the Paris Declaration? (Oral)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Tue
   4266.0Taking Care of Mothers (Poster)
   4267.0Student Perspectives on Public Health (Poster)
   4268.0Focus on Reproductive Health and Family Planning (Poster)
   4269.0Contemporary Issues in Health Care Reform and Policy (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Tue
   4325.0Abortion: International Perspectives (Oral)
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Tue
   4341.0Subsidy and Risk Sharing: Use of Insurance Mechanisms to Improve Access to Essential Health Services (Oral)
   4342.0Quality Assurance: Engaging Stakeholders (Oral)
   4343.0Health in Displaced Populations (Oral)

Wednesday, November 07, 2007

8:30 AM-9:30 AM Wed
   5003.0Public Health Perspectives on Trade & Health (Poster)
   5015.0Topics in HIV/AIDS (Poster)
   5016.0Perspectives on Community Based Primary Health Care (Poster)
   5017.0Child Health: Issues and Innovations (Poster)
   5018.0Current Trends in Health Systems Management (Poster)
8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
   5054.0A Perfect Storm: Responding to Global Warming (Oral)
   5055.0Reproductive Health and Family Planning: Policies and Practices (Oral)
   5056.0Reaching MDG 5: Skilled Care Strategies, Costs and Results (Oral)
   5057.0Human Capacity Building to Support Pharmaceutical Service Delivery Scale-Up Activities (Oral)
   5058.0Addressing Health Care Challenges in Populations Affected by Conflict (Oral)
   5070.0Adolescents: International Perspectives and Programs (Oral)
   5073.0Policy Perspectives in International RH (Oral)
   5085.0International Women's Health Issues (Oral)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
   5095.1Public Health and Trade Policy (Oral)
   5122.0International Health Section Luncheon (Social)
   5136.0Global RH and Rights (Oral)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
   5177.0What is the Role of Household Hygiene and Safe Water in the Child Health Agenda? (Oral)
   5178.0Behavior and HIV Prevalence: Cases from East Africa (Oral)
   5190.0International Issues in Emergency Contraception (Oral)
   5199.0Global Health: Public Health Nursing in the Global Context (Oral)

The 135th APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition (November 3-7, 2007) of APHA