211131 Introducing Epidemiology in the High School and Junior High Years - An Initiative for Targeting Educators of High School and Middle School Students

Monday, November 9, 2009: 9:29 AM

Mark A. Kaelin, EdD , Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
Diane Marie M. St. George, PhD , University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Learning Objectives:
Not applicable.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: While not a epidemiologist, I have been teaching epidemiology to students from middle school to graduate school for more than 25 years. I am a founding member of the Epidemiology Education Movement, a group that advocates the teaching of epidemiology in grades 6-12.
Any relevant financial relationships? Yes

Name of Organization Clinical/Research Area Type of relationship
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Research ? Facilitate Professional Development Workshops

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.