3204.0 Keep it Moving: Addressing Cancer Disparities

Monday, November 9, 2009: 12:30 PM

12:30 PM
Assessing the needs of low-income African American Cancer Survivors and their Caregivers: Using Photovoice Methodology
Maghboeba Mosavel, PhD, Meia Jones, BS, Karen Tabb, MSW, Catherine Oakar and Kimberly Sanders, MPA
12:45 PM
Prostate cancer prevention in men of African ancestry: What does culture have to do with it? A comparative analysis of African American men and Bahamian men
Nacole S. Smith, MPH Student, V. Diane Woods, DrPH, MSN, Robin Roberts, MB, FRCSC, MBA and Disep Ojukwu, MPH
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
Cancer Research by Cancers Survivors: A needs assessment by African American low-income cancer survivors and their caregivers to reduce health disparities
Maghboeba Mosavel, PhD, Karen Tabb Dina, MSW, Meia Jones, BS, Catherine Oakar and Kimberly Sanders, MPA
1:30 PM
Hurricane Katrina's impact on racial health disparities in Gulf Coast Mississippi: A multifaceted disaster
Lovetta Ann Brown, MD, MPH, CP, Walter Jones, PhD, Gerri A. Cannon-Smith, MD, MPH, Vincent Mendy, MPH, Thia Walker, MPH and Santosh S. Ghumare, MSPH

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

Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: Social Work

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