3321.0 Minority Health and Aging

Monday, November 5, 2007: 2:30 PM

2:45 PM
Views of African American and Hispanic men about informed decision making for prostate cancer screening: A concept mapping application
Stephanie L. McFall, PhD, John R. Ureda, DrPH, Theresa Byrd, DrPH, S. Carolina Cancer Community-based Health Support Networks, Jessica Calderon-Mora, MPH, Myriam Casillas, MPH, CHES and Evelyn C.Y. Chan, MD
3:00 PM
Using photovoice to understand perceptions of cardiovascular health in multi-cultural settings
Annette L. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MA, Shin-Ping Tu, MD, Lesley Steinman, MSW, MPH and Mo-Kyung Sin, DSN, RN
3:15 PM
African Americans, health behaviors, and acculturation: Does age matter?
Melanie Rouse, MSHP, Jan Warren-Findlow, PhD and Rachel Seymour, PhD
3:30 PM
Under-utilization of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) by Medicare beneficiaries: Implications for racial/ethnic minorities
Sarita Bhalotra, MD, PhD, Deborah Gurewich, PhD, Donald S. Shepard, PhD, Jose A. Suaya, MD, MPH, PhD and Jeffrey Prottas, PhD

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

Organized by: Gerontological Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Epidemiology, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health, Black Caucus of Health Workers, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of APHA

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

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