3124.0 Health Promotion for Older Adults

Monday, November 5, 2007: 10:30 AM

10:30 AM
Could arthritis be a barrier to weight loss and physical activity among persons with diabetes and cardiovascular disease?
Julie Bolen, PhD, Charles Helmick, MD, Jennifer Hootman, PhD, Jeffrey Sacks, MD, Joe Sniezek, MD, Louise Murphy, PhD and Gary Langmaid
10:45 AM
Long term impact and cost benefit of a falls prevention program among community-based older people
John R. Beard, MBBS PhD, FAFPHM, Therese M. Dunn, B Health Sci, Eric Van Beurden, PhD, Uta Dietrich, MPH and David Rowell, M Health Ec
11:00 AM
Health and aging education in accredited Public Health programs
L. Cricel Molina, MPH and Steven P. Wallace, PhD
11:30 AM
Use of vision rehabilitation and adaptive devices among adults with visual impairment, U.S. 2002
Asel Ryskulova, MD, PhD, MPH, Richard Klein, MPH and Mary Frances Cotch, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Gerontological Health
Endorsed by: Epidemiology, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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