4012.0 Crossing Borders: CBPH Research and Education with Underserved Populations

Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 8:30 AM
This session will showcase 10 presenters in roundtable each discussing there work with underserved populations.
Session Objectives: Understand the need to focus on increasing capacity of community partners Describe the importance of community power in CBPR endeavors
Hendrika Maltby, PhD, RN

Table 1
Integrated Microcredit in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico: Building capacity to improve health and social well-being
Cassie L. Chandler, MPH, Maritza Valenzuela, MPH CHES and Kelsey Vaughan, MPP
Table 2
Lessons learned from a community based participatory research initiative regarding a southwest Native American intergenerational family intervention project
Lorenda Belone, PhD Candidate, Nina Wallerstein, DrPH, Greg Tafoya, MPH, Rebecca Rae, MCRP Candidate, Scott Atole, BS Candidate, Anita Toya and Ira Burbank
Table 3
Partnering in a colorectal cancer awareness, education and screening campaign for the Pacific Islander community
Alek Sripipatana, PhD, MPH, Michelle Wong, MPH, Jacqueline Tran, MPH, Ka'ala Pang, Ka'iwi Pang and Sora Park Tanjasiri, DrPH
Table 4
Building on Cultural Strengths to Eliminate Health Disparities in Minnesota
Mia U. Robillos, MS, Jennifer L. Valorose, MPP, Linda J. Harris, BA and Mara Jiran, MPH
Table 5
Evaluation of a Campus - Community Partnership to Promote Wellness and Interest in Health Careers among Older Rural Elementary School Children
Martin Krebill-MacDowell, DrPH, Michael Glasser, PhD, Madonna Weese, EdD and Mary Deatherage
Table 7
AMBER- Arab American Breast Cancer Education and Referral Program
Claudia Ayash, MPH, Deborah Axelrod, MD, Francesca Gany, MD, Sana Nejmeh-Khoury, MD, Sapna Pandya, MPH and Afrah Yusr
Table 8
An innovative tribal/community partnership process for substance abuse prevention with Alaska Native and American Indian people in Anchorage, Alaska
Laurie J. Helzer, MPH, Clarice Stewart, MFA, Cristy Allyn Willer, MA, Adriene Active, BSW, Spero M. Manson, PhD, Antoinelle Thompson, BS, Ruth A. Etzel, MD, PhD and Diane DiSanto, MSW
Table 9
Challenges to Community Based Participatory Research in Little Haiti: Lessons Learned
Erin Kobetz, PhD, MPH, Cheryl Brewster, EdD, Joshua D. Diem, PhD, Betsy Barton, MA, Larinus Pierre, MD, MPH, Martine Lifleur, MPH, PA, Louis Marcelin, PhD, Clyde McCoy, PhD and H. Virginia McCoy, PhD

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

Organized by: Community-Based Public Health Caucus
Endorsed by: Community Health Workers SPIG, Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus

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