2037.0 MCH Student Poster Session

Sunday, November 8, 2009: 2:30 PM
This session showcases student research findings and provides a forum for student researchers to engage in discussion in a personal level with other conference attendees. Numerous maternal and child health topics are presented, including breastfeeding, individual, community, and system effects on maternal and child health outcomes, and maternal obstetric and pregnancy complications.
Session Objectives: Objective 1: list maternal risk factors associated with child health outcomes Objective 2: discuss predictors of maternal obstetric complications Objective 3: analyze system and community characteristics related to maternal and child health outcomes
Carol Shieh, RNC, MPH, DNSc and Jihong Liu, ScD

Board 2
Examination of parental risk factors and their associations with reported child behaviors
Aleya Lyn, Harolyn Belcher, MD and Jocelyn Turner-Musa, PhD
Board 3
Attention and Motor Correlates in Children with IUDE
Larry Darnell Keen II, MS, Harolyn Belcher, MD, Marcy Adler, Walter E. Kaufmann, MD and Stewart Mostofsky, MD
Board 4
Impact of Paid Sick Days on Public Health in an Elementary School Population
Jan K. Carney, MD MPH, Dino N. Barhoum, Joanna Conant, David Diller, Marisa Hori, Hunter B. Moore, Kathryn M. Richard, Annya D. Tisher, Colin Robinson, Thomas V. Delaney, PhD and Burton Wilcke, PhD
Board 5
Ethnic differences in adverse birth events among women with gestational diabetes mellitus
Michelle Dembiski, MPH Candidate, David Savitz, PhD and Regina Zimmerman, PhD, MPH
Board 6
An exploratory analysis of the effect of neighborhood change on low birthweight in a Chicago population
Gandarvaka L. Gray, MPH Student, Richard J. David, MD, Joan Kennelly, PhD, Kristin M. Rankin, PhD, MSPH and James W. Collins, MD, MPH
Board 8
Acculturation or accumulation of discrimination among Latina immigrant women: Findings from the Los Angeles Mommy and Baby (LAMB) Survey
Angie Denisse Otiniano, MPH, Fathima Wakeel, PhDc, Eunice Muthengi Karei, MPH, MSW, Akilah Wise, MSPH and Michael C. Lu, MD, MPH

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

Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: APHA-Student Assembly, Women's Caucus