3268.0 Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Aging

Monday, November 9, 2009: 2:30 PM

Board 2
Factors associated with multiple medication use in adults of 60-year-old or more in Puerto Rico for the years 2002–2003
Francisco J. Díaz-Cortijo, MS, Vivian Colón-López, PhD, Mildred Vera-Ríos, PhD, Ana L. Dávila-Román, PhD and Marilena Rivera-Pagán, RN, MSN
Board 4
Understandings of cardiovascular disease and risk: Perceptions from aging, rural Hispanic immigrants in Illinois
Karen E. Peters, DrPH, D. Marcela Garces, MSPH, Sergio Cristancho, PhD, Lora Oswald, BA, Maria Silva, DDS, Alejandra Valencia, DDS, MPH and Sunanda Gupta, MD MPH
Board 5
Interrupted Lives: An Exploratory Study of Self-Management of Diabetes Mellitus among African American Women
Bridgett Rahim-Williams, MA, MPH, PhD, Ruth P. Wilson, PhD and Terry Mills
Board 8
Internal Barriers to Help-Seeking by Elder Women (Preliminary Findings)
Maria F. Montoya, DrPHc, MPH, Frederick L. Newman, PhD, Richard L. Beaulaurier, PhD, MSW and Laura R. Seff, MBA

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Organized by: Gerontological Health
Endorsed by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights, Latino Caucus, Socialist Caucus, Social Work, Women's Caucus

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