4177.0 Bridges over Troubled Waters: Eliminating Health Disparities

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 12:30 PM

12:30 PM
Evaluating the process and ethics of randomizing African American and Latino adults with diabetes to a community health worker intervention
Michael Spencer, PhD, Karen Tabb Dina, MSW, Gloria Palmisano, BS, MA, Edith Kieffer, PhD, Michael Anderson and Michele Heisler, MD, MPA
1:00 PM
African American Initiative for Male Health Improvement (AIMHI): Lessons learned over 10 years of serving an underserved urban population
Darcy Saffar, MPH, Denise White Perkins, MD, PhD, Veronica Williams, MPH, Alissa Kapke, MS, Sharon Milberger, ScD, Megan L. Brady, MPH, MSW and Kimberlydawn Wisdom, MD, MS
1:30 PM
Community Participation in Environmental Decision-Making in Rural Mississippi
Ademola M. Omishakin, MPH, PhD,MBA and Debra Patton Lloyd, MS, PhDc

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

Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: Ethics SPIG, Social Work

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