5134.0 Evidence-Based Interventions in School Health: Dissemination & Translation

Wednesday, November 11, 2009: 10:30 AM

10:30 AM
Implementation of evidence-based interventions (EBIs) in school settings: The Merck Childhood Asthma Network (MCAN) experience
Meera Viswanathan, PhD, Lucia Rojas Smith, DrPH, MPH, Carol L. Woodell, BSPH, Linda Lux, MPA, Kimberly Uyeda, MD, MPH, Marielena Lara, MD, MPH, Michael Rosenthal, MD, Adriana Matiz, MD, Vicky Persky, MD, Yvonne U. Ohadike, PhD, Julie Kennedy Lesch, MPA and Floyd J. Malveaux, MD
10:50 AM
Evidence-based interventions in school health: Implementing Open Airways in urban schools
Marielena Lara, MD, MPH, Gilberto Ramos, DrPH, Kimberly Uyeda, MD, MPH and Adriana Matiz, MD
11:10 AM
Innovative strategies to engage urban school systems in evidence-based interventions and asthma care coordination: The Philadelphia Merck Childhood Asthma Network (MCAN) experience
Michael Rosenthal, MD, Erin McCarville, MPH, Caroline West, MPA, Vanessa Briggs, MBA, RD, LDN and Tyra Bryant-Stephens, MD
11:30 AM
Evaluating School Health Education Programs: Developing A Base of Evidence
Joseph Donnelly, PhD, George Denny, PhD and Michael Young, PhD

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

Organized by: School Health Education and Services
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Public Health Nursing

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)