2052.3 Public Health Without Borders (2008 Meeting Theme) Poster Session

Sunday, October 26, 2008: 4:30 PM

Board 1
Access to health care, Hispanic ethnicity, and border location in Texas
Stephanie L. McFall, PhD and Vincent P. Fonseca, MD, MPH
Board 2
Binational influenza sentinel surveillance, New Mexico and Chihuahua, Mexico, 2007-2008
W. David Selvage, MHS, PA-C, Joan Baumbach, MD, MS, MPH, Paul Dulin, MA, Ma. Guadalupe Jimenez Fierro, MD, Travis Leyva, BCH, Gumaro Barrios, MD and Chad Smelser, MD
Board 3
Predictors of Obesity Among Children of Mexican Descent: A Binational Study
Lisa Goldman Rosas, MPH, Lynnette Neufeld, PhD, Fabiola Mejia, MS and Brenda Eskenazi, PhD
Board 4
Knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors regarding influenza prevention in California-Baja California border populations
Alba E. Phippard, MPH, Akiko C. Kimura, MD, Karla Lopez, MD, Paula Kriner, MPH and Jeffrey Higa, MPH
Board 5
Implementation of an Influenza-Like Illness Surveillance System at an American Indian Health Center and Indigenous Communities in the California-Baja California (Mexico) Border, Successes and Challenges
María-Teresa Bonafonte, PhD, MPH, MS, Martha Vázquez-Erlbeck, MD, MPH, Peter Kammerer, MD, MPH, Karla Lopez, MD and Elizabeth Pendragon, MD
Board 6
Cross-border cooperation in public health research: A binational experience between Mexico and the USA
Jaume Canela Soler, Dr, Maria Frontini, DVM,MPH, MS, PhD, Maria Teresa Cerqueira, PhD, Rosalba Ruiz, MD,MPH and Rita V. Diaz-Kenney, MPH, RD, LD
Board 7
A Multijurisdictional Investigation of Resistant Highly Infectious TB in Asian Immigrants
Donald Brannen, MHSA, MS, Amy Schmitt, RN, Steven D. Burdette, MD, FACP and Mark McDonnell, MS
Board 8
Regional collaboration on a Shigellosis issue
Brenda J. Thorne, MS, DTM, Monica Slentz, PG, BS, Diana Martinez, MPH, Cindy Kilborn, MPH, M(ASCP), Huai Lin, MD, PHD, Kirstin Short, MPH, Adebowale Awosika-Olumo, MD, MS, MPH, Christa Partridge, Dana Beckham, DVM, Sandra Cuellar, BA, Randy Valcin and Jan Prejean, RN
Board 9
Cross-sectional analysis of Helicobacter pylori infection and growth in a cohort of children in the US/Mexico border
Flor A. Puentes, MPH, Victor Cardenas, MD, PhD, Kristina D. Mena, PhD, Corinne Aragaki, PhD, Cheryl S. Broussard, PhD and Saul D. Rivas, MS, BCH

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Organized by: Epidemiology
Endorsed by: School Health Education and Services

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