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


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Monday, November 05, 2007

4:30 PM-5:30 PM Mon
   2040.1Alternative and Complementary Health Practices Poster 1 (Poster)

Sunday, November 04, 2007

4:30 PM-5:30 PM Sun
   2044.0Innovative Health Interventions that Meet Immigrants and Refugees' Needs (Poster)
   2045.0Strategies to Reduce Health Disparities: Poster Session (Poster)
   2051.0Issues in US HIV and AIDS (Poster)

Monday, November 05, 2007

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Mon
   3015.0Beyond the Ivory Tower: Designing Effective Interventions for Immigrants and Refugees (Oral)
   3021.0Reducing Health Disparities: Focus on Immigrant Health (Oral)
   3022.0New and Emerging Roles for CHWs, Including Researchers, Patient Navigators, Trainers etc (Oral)
   3035.0Evaluating Cultural Competence in Patient Satisfaction (Oral)
   3047.0AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections (Oral)
   3061.0Bridging the Gaps in Health Disparities (Oral)
   3062.0Issues in Sexual and Reproductive Health (Oral)
10:30 AM-11:30 AM Mon
   3084.0Global Migration and Health Care among Immigrants and Refugees (Poster)
10:30 AM-12:00 PM Mon
   3111.0Strategies to Reduce Asthma Disparities (Oral)
   3149.0Migration and Sexual Health/Risk (Oral)
   3150.0A Strategic Framework for Improving Racial and Ethnic Minority Health and Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities (Oral)
   3163.0Social, Cultural, Environmental and Political Contexts of Women's Health (Oral)
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Mon
   3183.0Adolescent Programs in the US (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Mon
   3204.0Health Disparities among Immigrants and Ethnic Minorities in the US (Oral)
   3209.0Civil Rights and Health Care (Oral)
   3210.0Documenting Outcomes and CHW Program Evaluation (Oral)
   3229.0Latinos and Community-based Public Health (Oral)
   3242.0War and Public Health (Oral)
   3249.0Nutrition and Health Education: Approaches to Promoting a Healthy Diet (Oral)
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Mon
   3270.0Race, Ethnicity, and Aging (Poster)
   3279.0Adolescent Programs in the US (3) (Poster)
   3283.0Adolescent Programs in the US (2) (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
   3290.0Women and Minority Populations Use of Alternative and Complementary Health Practices (Oral)
   3307.0Talking with Journal Editors: Lessons and Tips for Getting your Work Published (Oral)
   3315.0Twenty Years After Toxic Wastes and Race: Its Legacy for Environmental Health (Panel Discussion)
   3337.0Promotoras and Health Advisors in the Latino Community (Oral)
   3354.0Health Issues in Vulnerable Populations (Roundtable)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Mon
   3383.0Community-based Initiatives (Poster)
   3384.0Reproductive Health and Work Environment Issues for Latinos (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Mon
   3425.0How Can We Make Oral Health a Much Higher National Priority: Power, Policies and Politics!! (Oral)
   3435.0Violence Against Women: An Examination of Causes and Effects (Oral)

Tuesday, November 06, 2007

8:00 AM-10:00 AM Tue
   4000.0Helen Rodriguez-Trias Breakfast (Business Meeting)
8:30 AM-10:00 AM Tue
   4013.0Unveiling the Hidden Truth: Barriers to Health Care among Immigrants and Refugees (Oral)
   4014.0Advancing Community-based Public Health: The Application of Innovative Methods, Strategies, and Tools In CBPR (Roundtable)
   4015.0Utilizing Principles of Community-Based, Participatory Collaboration to Create Culturally Competent Genetics Education Resources for Diverse, Underserved Populations (Oral)
   4024.0Diabetes Epidemiology (Oral)
   4047.0Infant Mortality Risk Reduction Among Diverse Populations: From Research to Action (Oral)
   4048.0Healthy Child Care America: Building Partnerships to Support the Healthy Development of Young Children (Oral)
   4061.0Health Promotion in Minority Populations (Oral)
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Tue
   4088.0Current Issues in Public Health: Poster Session (Poster)
   4090.0Cultural Competency and Health Literacy: Poster Session (Poster)
   4098.0Latinos and health Disparities (Poster)
   4099.0Access to Health Care: Implications for Policy (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
   4105.0ATOD Late Breaker Session: Improving Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services to Returning Veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan: Dialogue Between Returning Veterans and Service Providers and Other Health Professionals (Oral)
   4106.1Unnatural Causes Is Inequality Making Us Sick? (Oral)
   4116.0New Epidemics and the Challenge of Chronic Disease (Oral)
   4119.0When Programming, Policy and Action Come Together: A Local Solution to Access Barriers (Oral)
   4121.0CHWs as Integral Members of the Health Care Delivery Team (Roundtable)
   4130.0Asthma in School Children and Minority Populations (Roundtable)
   4141.0HIV Research and Intervention Issues among Latinos (Oral)
   4159.0Constructive Male Engagement and RH in the US (Oral)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
   4203.0Public Health Policy and Incarcerated Populations (Oral)
   4217.0Cancer Screening (Oral)
   4238.0Health Services to Reduce Health Disparities (Oral)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Tue
   4271.0Community Approaches to Breastfeeding (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Tue
   4294.0Protecting our People: Disaster Response and Preparedness for African-Americans (Oral)
   4295.0W.K. Kellogg Community Health Scholars Program (Abstract submissions restricted to scholars and alumns) (Oral)
   4314.0Immigration and health (Oral)
   4326.0CDC's Program to Promote Science-based Approaches to Teen Pregnancy Prevention: Creativity, Capacity and Partnerships (Oral)
   4331.0Issues in Maternal and Child Health (Oral)
   4335.0Critical Issues Affecting the Sexual Health of Women (Oral)

Wednesday, November 07, 2007

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
   5069.0Oral Health Disparities (Oral)
10:30 AM-12:00 PM Wed
   5087.0Achieving Universal Health Care: Is It Possible? (Oral)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
   5100.0Reducing Health Disparities Among African-Americans and Hispanic Americans: Intervention Research Funded by CMS (Oral)
   5123.0Policy, Concerns and Issues among Latino Immigrants (Roundtable)
   5141.0Health and Sexuality (Oral)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
   5181.0Improving Pregnancy Outcomes: Cutting Edge Research (Oral)
   5192.0Programs for Men: US (Oral)

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