4160.0 Improving Latino health

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 12:30 PM

Board 1
Strength in numbers: Capacity building to improve Latino health
Kim L. Larson, PhD, RN, MPH and Norma De La Torre Fletcher, BS
Board 2
Cancer Fatalism Among Latina Women in Central Ohio
Melissa Kay Thomas, PhD, MSPH, CHES, Adriana de la Peņa and William Hiermer
Board 3
Focus Group Findings: Health Education on Diabetes and Latinos
Griselda Chapa, MS, MPH, Ellen Silver, MD and Terri Amano, BS
Board 4
Healthy Start Programa Madrina: A promotora home visiting outreach and education program to improve health among latino pregant women
Debra E. Bill, MPH, PhD,CHES, Linda Hock-Long, PhD, Maryann Mesure, MSS, Pamela Bryer, MPH and Neydary Zambrano, LLM
Board 5
Assessing and addressing barriers to Mental Health services for Latinos
Edward McField, MSA, PhD(c), Rupinder Cheema, MPH(c) and Juan Carlos Belliard, PhD, MPH
Board 6
Coping with arthritis and pain: Latino farm workers vs. other Latinos
Chad Cheriel, PhD, Noelia V. Hernandez, MPH Student and Nathalie Huguet, PhD
Board 7
Safe Sleeping Practices Among Latinas in the 2005 Los Angeles LAMB Study
Paymon Ebrahimzadeh, MA, Yvonne Y. Lau, MPH, RD, Shin Margaret Chao, PhD, MPH, Angel Hopson, RN, MSN, MPH, Diana E. Ramos, MD, MPH and Cynthia Harding, MPH
Board 8
Challenges, Lessons Learned and Next Steps of Implementing an Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Project
Hypatia Ostojic, MPH, MSW, Alex Schwartz, PhD, Brigid Cabellon, BA, Kate Grossman, MS, MA and Dolores Ledesma, BA
Board 9
Colorectal Cancer Screening Latino Community Health Worker Program
Ana M. Navarro, PhD, Olga Sanchez, May Sung, MPH, Julie Shaver, MPH and Carolyn Bruzdzinski, PhD

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Organized by: Latino Caucus
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus

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