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4037.0 Application and Evaluation of Promotores de Salud Models to Reduce Barriers to HIV Testing, Prevention and Care among Latinos Living with or At-Risk for HIV in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region
Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 8:30 AM
This session will provide participants with an understanding of the unique cultural factors associated with the development and implementation of lay health advisor programs for Latino individuals living in areas of the the US-Mexico border.
Session Objectives: Participants will be able to: 1. Describe the unique cultural factors that influence HIV related care seeking on the US-Mexico border. 2. Describe the factors that facilitate the recruitment of individuals into border-based HIV related programs. 3. Describe best practice standards for developing, implementing, and evaluating border-based HIV related programs.
Leticia Cazares, MPH
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Organized by: HIV/AIDS
CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing
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