3282.0 Health Education in Rural Communities

Monday, October 27, 2008: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Impact of a worksite health promotion intervention on health climate in rural Mississippi
Michael Hall, Ph D, Barry Hunt, EdD and Amy J. Thompson, Ph D
Board 2
A Process Evaluation of a Mini-Grants Program to Disseminate Evidence-Based Nutrition Programs in Rural Churches and Worksites
Michelle Lisa Carvalho, Michelle Kegler, DrPH, Sally Honeycutt, MPH, CHES, Margaret Clawson, MPH, Darrell Sabbs, Denise Ballard, MEd, Cecillia Morris and Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH
Board 3
Taekwondo at Wellness Works: A Community-Campus Initiative to Reduce Childhood Obesity in Rural Georgia
Alison Scott, PhD, Tara Cramer, BS, Phyllis Isley, PhD, Jeremy Hill, BS and Eliyana Regmi, DMD
Board 4
Salient beliefs underlying willingness to participate in worksite wellness programs among rural employees
Julia Ann Swanson, MS, Susan E. Middlestadt, PhD, Chunyun Wang, PhD Candidate, Sally J. Pelto-Wheeler, MPH, Jylana L. Sheats, MPH, Phd(c), Laurel Dolin Stevenson, PhD, MPH, Margaret R. Sullivan, MPH(c), RN, CHES, Kavita Nana and Alireza Geshnizjani, MPHc
Board 5
Rural restaurant healthy options program: A simple intervention to improve dietary intake
Faryle Nothwehr, PhD, MPH, Linda G. Snetselaar, PhD, RD, Jeffrey D. Dawson, ScD, Christine Hradek, MPH and Marisol Sepulveda
Board 7
A novel social assessment of cancer experiences in a rural county
Gayle Weaver, PhD, Edilma Guevara, DrPH, Billy Philips, PhD, Sandra Ford, BSN and Margaret Gardzina, MS
Board 8
Economic Performance of School Health Programs in a Rural State – A Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) Approach
Chul-Young Roh, PhD, MPA, Amal Khoury, PhD, Brian C. Martin, PhD, MBA and Michael S. Dunn, PhD
Board 9
“That's the Devil's Work”: Rural African-Americans describe the role of the church in addressing HIV
Selena Youmans, BA, Adaora Adimora, MD, MPH, Giselle Corbie-Smith, MD, MSc, Aletha Akers, MD, MPH, Connie Blumenthal, MPH, Stacey W. Lloyd, MPH, Malika Roman Isler, PhD, MPH, Arlinda Ellison, MS, Melvin R. Muhammad, AA and Barbara Council

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus