4164.0 Faith communities exploring answers to critical health topics

Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 12:30 PM
Session Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives.

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Parallel tracks in two faith-based genetic dialogue groups in the State of Michigan: Public health convergences
Stephen M. Modell, MD, MS, Susan B. King, D Min, MA and Jodyn E. Platt, MPH
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Coping Strategies for Latinos Living with Pain: The Role of Prayer
Chad Cheriel, PhD, Leda Garside, RN, Noelia Hernandez Valdovinos, BA and Shalini Gupta, MD, MPH
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Evaluation of faith-based public health interventions
Elizabeth Ablah, PhD, MPH, Judy A. Johnston, MS, RD, LD and Kurt Konda
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Cybersex: The protective and deleterious effects of spirituality and religiosity
James B. Weaver, PhD, Stephanie Sargent Weaver, PhD, Gary L. Hopkins, MD, DrPH, MPH, Wendi Kannenberg, MPH, Duane C. McBride, PhD and John V. Stevens, JD
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Bringing down barriers and crossing borders: Family planning partnerships with faith based organizations
Claudine Offer, MPH, Maryjane Puffer, BSN, MPA, Annette Amey, MS, PhD, Mary Gomez Daddio, MPA and Laurel Beyrer
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Beyond the borders of disparity: Partnership of faith groups and health agencies in African American communities
McKinley Kemp, Gwen Cole, Laurel Beyrer, Claudine Offer, MPH, Annette Amey, MS, PhD and Maryjane Puffer, BSN, MPA
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Communities of faith: Taking it to the Hoops
Lillie Credit, RN (Retired), Chris Hervey and Letha J. Mosley, PhD, OTRL, FAOTA
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Different than Thou? Determinants of African American Attitudes toward Faith-based Environmental Tobacco Smoke Exposure Prevention Partnerships
Cheryl Armstead, MS(R), PhD, Eugena Kenyatta Griffin, MA, John R. Ureda, DrPH, Delores Scott and Deloris Williams, RN, MSN, PhD

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

Organized by: Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community
Endorsed by: Ethics SPIG, Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus, Genomics Forum

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