2042.0 Innovation in Health Promotion and Public Health

Sunday, November 8, 2009: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Public Perceptions of Smoking in the Workplace
Jessica Barry, Jennifer Kneppar, Timothy Salib, Jonothan Severy, Bennett Shapiro, Kathryn Skelly, Kara Tweady, Rebecca Ryan, Gerald Davis, MD and Jan K. Carney, MD MPH
Board 2
Surfing the "Food Web": Minorities' Barriers to Participating in Internet-Based Nutritional Programs
Anahi Viladrich, PhD, Ming-Chin Yeh, PhD and Carol Roye, EdD, RN
Board 3
Pre-Implementation assessment of a computerized intervention to reduce the racial disparity in prostate cancer screening discussions
Ruthann M. Auten, BA, Helene M. Doleyres, BA, Annie Chung, Roxana Maffei, MSN, RN and John H. Holmes, PhD
Board 4
Parent and health care provider views on use of the terms overweight and obese to describe children
Carole V. Harris, PhD, Andrew S. Bradlyn, PhD, Keri Kennedy, MPH, Kristy Blower, MA, Jessica Coffman, MA, Laurie Abildso, MS, Lucas C. Moore, EdD, Melanie Purkey, MS and Don Chapman, MS
Board 5
What's the story on cancer and diet? A content analysis of U.S. news coverage
Katherine Clegg Smith, PhD, Ann C. Klassen, PhD and Dana M. Casciotti, MPH
Board 6
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Disparity among Truck Drivers: Danger For All On American Roads
Felicia N. Green, MPH, Ivette A. López, PhD, MPH and Tonetta Y. Scott, MPH
Board 7
Benchmarking cultural competence: A trans-disciplinary appoach towards assuring a competent health workforce
Margarita Echeverri, PhD, Maureen Lichtveld, MD, MPH, B. Cecile Brookover, MBA, PhD, Kathleen B. Kennedy, PharmD and Roy S. Weiner, MD
Board 9
Three-Pronged Approach to IMPROVING Colorectal Cancer Screening RATES
Charlyn Wilson, RN, Patricia Schoonmaker, MPH, Mike Lukens and Alissa Green, MPH
Board 10
Assessing racial differences in the nutrition environment: A descriptive study of individual perceptions of the grocery store shopping experience
Supriya Kumar, Sandra C. Quinn, PhD, Stephen B. Thomas, PhD, Angela Ford, PhD and James Butler, DrPH

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Community Health Workers SPIG