2042.0 Acknowledging Men's Health Issues

Sunday, October 26, 2008: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Process Evaluation of North Carolina Trimming Risk in Men (TRIM) Project: Success and challenges of promoting cancer prevention in Black barbershops
Jiang Li, MPH, Laura Linnan, ScD, John M. Rose, MA, PhD, Veronica Carlisle, MPH, Pamela Diggs, Michael Scott and Correai Moore
Board 2
Formative research to develop an intervention to increase informed decision-making (IDM) about prostate cancer screening for Hispanic and African American men
Theresa Byrd, DrPH, Kay Bartholomew, EdD, MPH, John R. Ureda, DrPH, Myriam Casillas, MPH, CHES, Jessica Calderon-Mora, MPH, Patricia Dolan Mullen, DrPH, Stephanie L. McFall, PhD, Evelyn C.Y. Chan, MD, Delores Scott and Deloris Williams, RN, MSN, PhD
Board 3
Board 4
Multi-Sector Prostate Cancer Prevention Mass-Media Messaging and Community-Based Outreach Campaign in African American Males
Jacqueline Burgess, MBA Candidate, Steven R. Patierno, PhD and Fernando J. Bianco, MD
Board 5
No exams… No needles… No rubber gloves… A peer counseling clinic intervention to improve young men's sexual health
Ann P. Zukoski, DrPH, MPH, Jacqueline Cupples, MS, Ashley Arnold, BA, Tatiana Dierwechter, MPH and Charlie Fautin, MPH, RN
Board 6
Reaching Latino immigrant men through sports: A successful partnership to promote STI awareness and screening
Isabel Garces, DrPH, MPH, Allison McGuire, BA, Carlos J. Torres-Sánchez, MS and Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD, MPH
Board 7
Psychosocial factors influencing doctor visits and prostate cancer screening among men
Pamela Hull, PhD, Calvin Atchison, PhD, Michelle Reece, MS, Jay Sexton, MA and Baqar Husaini, PhD
Board 8
Neighborhood connectedness and attitudes toward gang involvement among African American adolescent males
Tina Simpson, MD, MPH, Susan L. Davies, PhD, Lonnie Hannon, PhD, Angela Williams and Andrea Wood
Board 9
Heartbeat: A program to improve the early detection of high blood pressure in African American men
Denise White Perkins, MD, PhD, Megan L. Brady, MPH, MSW, Bonnie Lipton, MPH, Michelle Jankowski, MAS, Sharon Milberger, ScD and Derrick Odoms

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Community Health Workers SPIG, School Health Education and Services