5129.0 Social Sciences in Health: Health Promotion Among Underserved, Hard-To-Reach Populations

Wednesday, November 7, 2007: 12:30 PM

12:30 PM
Strategies for improving influenza immunization rates among hard-to-reach populations
Micaela H. Coady, MS, Danielle C. Ompad, PhD, David Vlahov, PhD and Sandro Galea, MD,DrPH
1:00 PM
Preliminary findings of cultural health beliefs and practices that shape health literacy and chronic illness outcomes in four populations
Cristina I. Huebner, MA, Susan Shaw, PhD, James Vivian, PhD, Julie Armin, MA and Kay Orzech, ABD
1:15 PM
Integrating the Chronic Care Model in the Management of Obesity In an Inner City Population
James Plumb, MD, MPH, Rickie O. Brawer, MPH, Nancy Brisbon, MD, Vanessa Briggs, MBA, RD, LDN and Constantine Daskalakis, ScD
1:30 PM

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Organized by: Medical Care
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health

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

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