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Public Health Education and Health Promotion

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


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Sunday, November 04, 2007

2:30 PM-3:30 PM Sun
   2039.0Posters: College Health (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)
   3038.0Emerging Issues and Lessons Learned Regarding HIV Screening (Oral)
   3039.0Innovative HIV Interventions among Vulnerable Populations (Oral)
   3058.0Communication and Disasters: Challenges and Needs Associated with Three Types of Disasters (Oral)
   3059.0Childhood Obesity Prevention (Oral)
   3060.0Improving Health through Engagement in Politics and Policy Change (Oral)
   3061.0Bridging the Gaps in Health Disparities (Oral)
   3062.0Issues in Sexual and Reproductive Health (Oral)
   3072.0Maternal and Child Health Issues (Oral)
10:30 AM-12:00 PM Mon
   3130.0Partnering with CBOs: Program Evaluation and Lessons Learned (Oral)
   3150.0A Strategic Framework for Improving Racial and Ethnic Minority Health and Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities (Oral)
   3151.0PHEHP Materials Contest Winners (Oral)
   3152.0Health Communication and Cancer (Oral)
   3153.0Health Behavior Change Through the Use of Innovations in Technology (Oral)
   3154.0Talking About Issues in Health Communication (Roundtable)
   3155.0Physical Activity in Urban Environments (Oral)
   3160.0WE-ACTx in Rwanda: Lessons on HIV and Women's Empowerment (Oral)
   3163.0Social, Cultural, Environmental and Political Contexts of Women's Health (Oral)
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Mon
   3185.0Public Health Education and Health Promotion Student Abstract Contest Winners (Poster)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Mon
   3204.0Health Disparities among Immigrants and Ethnic Minorities in the US (Oral)
   3223.0Current HIV Risk Behaviors and Issues among College Students (Oral)
   3224.0Injection Drug Use: Issues Surrounding Needle and Syringe Distribution (Oral)
   3246.0Working Together to Improve Health (Roundtable)
   3247.0Tackling Global Warming: Health Education Steps Up to the Plate (Oral)
   3248.0Television and its Messages (Oral)
   3249.0Nutrition and Health Education: Approaches to Promoting a Healthy Diet (Oral)
   3257.0Pandemic Flu and Katrina's Lessons Lost: A Technical, Political, and Historical Critique of the CDC Preparedness Plans (Oral)
   3260.0Breast Cancer: From Awareness to Early Detection to Survivorship (Oral)
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Mon
   3284.0Posters: Health and Physical Activity (Poster)
   3285.0Posters: Health and Obesity (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Mon
   3328.0Health Behaviors, Protective Factors, and HIV Intervention Programs (Roundtable)
   3329.0HIV Research and Practice: A Focus on the Prison/Corrections Context (Oral)
   3354.0Health Issues in Vulnerable Populations (Roundtable)
   3355.0Expanding the Public Health Toolkit with Health Marketing (Oral)
   3356.0Lessons Learned: Health Education and Health Promotion in the School-Aged Population (Oral)
   3357.0Working to Achieve Health Literacy (Oral)
   3362.0Beyond Disparities (Oral)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Mon
   3388.0Posters: Health Communication (Poster)
   3389.0Posters: Minority Health Issues (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Mon
   3416.0HIV Medical Care and Outreach: Context and Culture (Oral)
   3427.0Health and Risk Communication (Oral)
   3428.0Health Promotion in Populations Outside the United States (Oral)
   3429.0The Role of Parents in Raising Healthy Children (Oral)
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Mon
   3442.0Prevention for Persons Living with HIV/AIDS (Oral)
   3448.0Mobilizing the Community for Health Improvement (Oral)

Tuesday, November 06, 2007

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Tue
   4013.0Unveiling the Hidden Truth: Barriers to Health Care among Immigrants and Refugees (Oral)
   4036.0Politics and Policy of Implementing HIV Testing (Oral)
   4037.0Prevention Strategies and HIV Risk Sexual Behaviors in Africa (Oral)
   4059.0Communication Strategies to Influence Policy Makers: The Role of Media Advocacy in Policy and Social Change (Oral)
   4060.0Successful Strategies in Worksite Health Promotion (Oral)
   4061.0Health Promotion in Minority Populations (Oral)
   4062.0Discussion: Physical Inactivity and Other Causes of Obesity (Roundtable)
   4063.0Health Promotion and Young Adults (Oral)
   4069.0Politics, Policy and Public Health: Student Perspectives (Oral)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Tue
   4142.0Methodological Considerations for Recruitment, Data Collection, and Assessment in HIV Research (Oral)
   4162.0PHEHP Awards Luncheon (Business Meeting)
   4166.0National Health Care: Heating Up in an Election Cycle (Oral)
2:30 PM-3:30 PM Tue
   4189.0Posters: Health Communication (Poster)
   4190.0Posters: Child and Adolescent Health (Poster)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Tue
   4201.0Public Health and Aging: Promoting Healthy Communities for Healthy Aging (Oral)
   4230.0HIV Issues Facing African American Men (Roundtable)
   4252.0Research Methods in Health Communication (Oral)
   4253.0Innovations in Health Promotion (Oral)
   4254.0Science as the Foundation for Health Education/Health Promotion (Oral)
   4259.0Science, Politics and People's Health (Oral)
4:30 PM-5:30 PM Tue
   4278.0Posters: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs (Poster)
   4279.0Posters: Diseases and Conditions (Poster)
4:30 PM-6:00 PM Tue
   4312.0Care and Treatment Issues among Women (Oral)
   4313.0Understanding HIV/AIDS Medication Adherence and Related Issues (Oral)
   4327.0Communication in Health Behavior Change (Oral)
   4328.0Teaching Innovations in the Health Classroom (Oral)
   4329.0Advocacy for the Public's Health (Oral)
   4330.0Role of Non-Professionals in Promoting Health (Oral)
   4331.0Issues in Maternal and Child Health (Oral)
   4333.0Milton Terris Global Health Award (Panel Discussion)
8:30 PM-10:00 PM Tue
   4344.0Improving Community Health through Obesity Prevention Programs (Oral)

Wednesday, November 07, 2007

8:30 AM-10:00 AM Wed
   5074.0The Environment and the Public's Health (Oral)
   5075.0Health Communication and Special Populations (Oral)
   5076.0Health Promotion and Injury Control (Oral)
   5077.0Tech-Based Approaches in Health Promotion (Oral)
   5078.0Politics and Health Promotion are Local (Oral)
   5086.0Compositional or Contextual Factors and Women's Health Disparities (Oral)
12:30 PM-2:00 PM Wed
   5118.0Mental Health and HIV/AIDS (Oral)
   5119.0STI/HIV Knowledge, Risk Behaviors, and Prevention Issues among African American Adolescent Females (Oral)
   5138.0Reaching the Public Through Different Avenues of Communication (Oral)
   5139.0Special Populations and Obesity Prevention (Oral)
   5140.0Public Health, Human Rights, Ethics, and Politics (Oral)
   5141.0Health and Sexuality (Oral)
2:30 PM-4:00 PM Wed
   5173.0Drug Use Behaviors and HIV Risk Behaviors among Underserved Populations (Oral)
   5174.0Drug Use and HIV Risk Behaviors among Men: Sexuality and Cultural Considerations (Oral)
   5175.0Risk Behaviors and Prevention Strategies Targeting Commercial Sex Workers and Their Clients (Oral)
   5193.0Eat Your Veggies: Health Education Programs Addressing Fruit and Vegetable Consumption (Oral)
   5194.0Health Promotion and Health Education for Diseases and Conditions (Oral)
   5195.0Protecting the Health of Our Youth (Oral)
   5196.0Mobilizing for Change and Improved Health (Oral)
   5203.0Critical Issues in Access to Women's Health Care (Oral)

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