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Session: Public Health Nursing Research
3156.0: Monday, November 05, 2007: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Public Health Nursing Research
Papers in this session discuss PHN research studies using a variety of methods including randomized trials, conversational analysis, and cognitive interviewing. Study participants include persons who are homeless, African American women at high risk for health problems, and children at risk for obesity. Implications of research findings to practice will be included in each session.
Learning Objectives: Discuss the design and methods of randomized trials. Explain the processes of cognitive interviewing Describe use of narrative method with sample of persons who are homeless Examine the relationship between research and practice with vulnerable persons
Moderator(s):Katherine K. Kinsey, PhD, RN, FAAN
10:30 AM   Well Woman Program: A community-based STI prevention trial
Lucy Marion, PhD, RN, FAAN, Lorna Finnegan, PhD, RN, Richard T. Campbell, PhD, Laura Szalacha, EdD
10:45 AM   Making Meaning Together: An Interprofessional Study to Explore the Meaning of Conversation with People Experiencing Homelessness
Roxie Thompson Isherwood, RN, PhD(c)
11:00 AM   Influence of elementary school environment on childhood obesity
Linda L. Henry, PhD, RN
11:15 AM   Using cognitive interviews to refine a questionnaire developed for Mexican Americans with diabetes
Alexandra A. Garcia, PhD, RN, APRN-BC, Sandra Benavides-Vaello, RN, MPAff
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by:Women's Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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