4352.0 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Adolescent Health

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 4:30 PM
Student Assembly represents a truly interdisciplinary swath of APHA. This session utilizes this cross-discipline nature to present student work on adolescent health. Topics include sleep quality, pregnancy and tobacco, despression, and development. In keeping with the theme of the this year's annual meeting, the session also includes a presentation on waterpipe use.
Session Objectives: Discuss various adolescent health issues from an interdisciplinary perspective. Formulate interdisciplinary approaches to addressing adolescent health.
Linnaya Graf, PhD(c)

4:35 PM
Predicting waterpipe use in college students using the theory of reasoned action
Devon Noonan Kahl, PhD, MPH, FNP-C and Pamela A. Kulbok, DNSc, RN
5:09 PM
Stability of perceived pubertal timing among rural adolescents
Jessica Cance, MPH and Susan T. Ennett, PhD
5:43 PM

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

Organized by: APHA-Student Assembly
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Women's Caucus

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

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