4314.0 Adolescent Health Epidemiology Poster Session

Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 4:30 PM

Board 1
Unintentional strangulation deaths among children and adolescents: The “choking game”
Robin L. Toblin, PhD, MPH, Leonard J. Paulozzi, MD, MPH and Julie Gilchrist, MD
Board 4
Metabolic Syndrome in Samoan adolescents
Lauren M. Wier, MPH, John Tuitele, MD, Satupaitea Viali, MD,FRACP,FCSANZ and Stephen T. McGarvey, PhD, MPH
Board 5
What parents don't know: A comparison of reported risk behaviors by South African adolescents and their parents
Janelle Taveras, BS, MPH, Ezra Richards, BS, Pradnya Khatavkar, MS, MHA, Ghazal Soleimani, MEd, Yamile Marrero, JD, MPH, Michèle Jean-Gilles, PhD and Brenda Lerner, PsyD
Board 6
Pap screening behavior in mothers and HPV vaccine uptake in adolescent girls
Chun Chao, PhD, Jeff M. Slezak, MS, Karen Coleman, PhD and Steven J. Jacobsen, MD, PhD
Board 7
Factors associated with smoking initiation among middle and high school students in Puerto Rico, 2002-2004
Karen Pabon-Cruz, MS, Carmen N. Velez-Santori, Post Doct, PhD, Gilberto Ramos-Valencia, DrPH and Margarita R. Moscoso, PhD

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

Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health

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