3083.0 The Impact of CHWS on Health, Communities and Systems

Monday, November 9, 2009: 10:30 AM

Board 3
Diarrhea and menstrual blood management: A challenge for home-based care providers
Lucy Ndyomugyenyi Korukiiko, Elizabeth Booziotis Younger, Mesfin Tesfay and Eleonore Seumo
Board 4
Integration of community health workers in community-based asthma interventions: Challenges and opportunities
Lucia Rojas Smith, DrPH, MPH, Meera Viswanathan, PhD and Floyd J. Malveaux, MD
Board 6
Tailoring navigation services : Why we need to think outside the box
Lee Bone, MPH, RN, Kristen Edington-Saunders, BS, Theron H. Scott, Suzanne Lawson, BS, Claire Maylor, BA, Olive Mbah, BS, Aubyn Jones, BS, Greer Callender, Mollie Howerton, PhD, MPH and Jean G. Ford, MD
Board 7
A Focus Group Analysis of the Sangoma's view of Cervical Cancer knowledge, attitudes and HPV vaccine acceptance in Johannesburg, SA
Jennifer Nelson, Shelley A. Francis, DrPH, MPH, CHES, Joan Liverpool, EdD, Roland J. Thorpe, PhD, Soji Shogun, MBBS and Nokuthula Mofammere, CHW
Board 9
Use of CHWs in research studies- the PAIL Study
Karen T. D'Alonzo, PhD RN , APNC
Board 10
Results from: A Promotora Model for Improving Latino Health Care Access in California's Central Valley
Alicia Gonzalez, BS, John A. Capitman, PhD and Mariana Ramirez, BA

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

Organized by: Community Health Workers SPIG
Endorsed by: Environment, Latino Caucus, Social Work