4003.0 Health and treatment disparities: Trends and policy implications

Tuesday, November 10, 2009: 8:30 AM

8:30 AM
Racial/ethnic differences in alcohol problem severity: Implications for understanding disparities in treatment use
Nina Mulia, DrPH, Tammy Tam, PhD, Laura A. Schmidt, PhD, Yu Ye, MA and Jason Bond, PhD
8:48 AM
9:06 AM
Black:White disparities: Declines in alcohol-related mortality but not total mortality or deaths from other causes
Robert S. Levine, MD, Vincent Agboto, PhD, Nathaniel Briggs, MD, MSc, Maureen Sanderson, PhD, Irwin A. Goldzweig, MS, Vicente Samaniego, MPH, Roger Zoorob, MD, MPH and Charles H. Hennekens, MD, DrPH
9:24 AM
Social network characteristics and binge drinking among women who use drugs
Andrea Frydl, CHES, Melissa A. Davey-Rothwell, PhD, CHES and Carl Latkin, PhD
9:42 AM
Substance use and intimate partner violence among California's diverse population: Findings from the 2007 California Health Interview Survey
Elaine Zahnd, PhD, David Grant, PhD, Y. Jenny Chia, PhD, Royce Park, Sue Holtby, MPH and Amanda Noble, PhD

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

Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Socialist Caucus, Social Work, Women's Caucus

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