3371.0 Tobacco and AI/AN and Asian Pacific Islander communities

Monday, November 9, 2009: 4:30 PM

Board 1
Assessing Tongan attitudes and beliefs about smoking to reduce tobacco use in the community
Derek R. Smith, MPH/MSW, Edith Cabuslay, MPH, Leafa Taumoepeau, Gabriela Lemus, Melieni Talakai, RN, Lisa Tatola-Joachim, Brightstar Ohlson, MS and Scott Morrow, MD, MPH
Board 2
Epidemiology of cigarette smoking among Cambodian Americans
Robert Friis, PhD, Mohammed R. Forouzesh, MPH, PhD, CHES, Alan Safer, PhD, Claire Garrido-Ortega, MPH, Che Wankie, MPH, Paula Griego, BS, Kirsten Trefflich, MPA and Kimthai Kuoch
Board 3
Assessing Community Readiness for Tobacco Policy Change in Indigenous Communities
Wendi L. Siebold, MA, MPH and Joyce M. McFarland, BA
Board 4
Assessment of Key Characteristics and Smoking Behavior of NYC Korean Community
Jinny Jihyun Park, Erica Lee, MA, April Lee, Cynthia Shim, Denise Kim, Matthew Chung and Kwang Kim, LMSW
Board 5
Community based participatory research to investigate smoking among Filipina girls in Hawaii
Angela Sy, DrPH, Eduardo Duquez, BS and Kathryn Braun, DrPH
Board 7
Results from the 2008 Wisconsin Native Youth Tobacco Survey
Isaiah Brokenleg, MPH, Anne C. Trinh, MPH and Teresa K. Barber, MEd
Board 8
Smoking Prevalence and Factors Associated with Smoking Status among Vietnamese Males in California
Elisa Tong, MD, Ginny Gildegorin, PhD, Tung Nguyen, MD, Janice Tsoh, PhD, Mary V. Modayil, MSPH, PhD, Ching Wong, BA and Stephen J. McPhee, MD
Board 9
Environmental and interpersonal risk factors of smoking among American Indian adolescents in California
Jodie Greenberg, BS, Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati, PhD, MPH, Claradina Soto, MPH and Jennifer B. Unger, 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, Women's Caucus