3274.0 Adolescents and HIV

Monday, October 27, 2008: 2:30 PM

Board 1
HIV Knowledge and Risk among Deaf Adolescents: Preliminary Findings
Marjorie F. Goldstein, PhD, Patrice Joyner-Creamer, MSW, Elizabeth A. Eckhardt, LCSW, PhD, Roberta S. Berry, MFA and Heather L. Paradise, BFA
Board 2
Expanding knowledge of HIV status among youth by implementing rapid testing in an adolescent / young adult clinic
Cathryn L. Samples, MD, MPH, Selin Tuysuzoglu, BA, Brian R. Abascal, MFA, Heather L. Corliss, MPH, PhD, Adam J. Beitscher, BA and Susan M. Fitzgerald, MSN,CPNP
Board 5
Psychosocial predictors of adolescent sexual initiation: A case for HIV/AIDS prevention in the Caribbean
Tenesha Berry, MA, Kiti Freier Randall, PhD, Jason E. Owen, PhD, MPH, Duane C. McBride, PhD, Gary L. Hopkins, MD, DrPH, MPH and Carlos Archbold, PhD
Board 6
Training HIV+ Young People for Peer Counseling: Lessons and Recommendations
Mike U. Smith, PhD, Sheryl L. Henderson, MD, PhD, Michelle R. Broth, PhD, Tasena L. McCreary, BS and Ralph DiClemente, PhD
Board 7
Meeting the Needs of HIV-Positive Youth
Diana Bruce, MPA, Rachael Dombrowski, MPH and Nathan Schaefer, MSSA
Board 8
Prevention with Positive Youth: Content and Design of an Innovative Peer Counselor Training Program for HIV+ Youth
Mike U. Smith, PhD, Michelle R. Broth, PhD, Sheryl L. Henderson, MD, PhD, Tasena L. McCreary and Ralph DiClemente, PhD
Board 9
+CLICK: Usability study of a web-based, self-management program for HIV+ youth
Christine Markham, PhD, Amy Leonard, MPH, Ross Shegog, PhD, Thanh Bui, MD, MPH and Mary Paul, MD
Board 10
Alcohol, risky sexual behavior, and sexually transmitted diseases in an African American adolescent female population
Jessica Sales, PhD, Ralph DiClemente, PhD, Gina M. Wingood, ScD, MPH, Eve Rose, MSPH and Colleen P. Crittenden Murray, DrPH

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Organized by: HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by: Epidemiology, Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus

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