4058.0 HIV/AIDS: prevention, intervention, and education

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
The purpose of this session is to present information about HIV-related treatment and prevention. The session will present information about intervention methods that have been used for HIV prevention and HIV-related care in various settings.
Session Objectives: 1. Contrast health education and promotion approaches used in HIV prevention and treatment efforts among different populations. 2. Identify strategies for improving health and quality of life among persons living with HIV/AIDS.

HIV/AIDS skills building workshops and provider practices: Individual and system-level outcomes
Beth-Anne Jacob, LCSW, PhD, Philip G. Bashook, EdD, Nathan Linsk, PhD and Marcia Edison, PhD
Importance of efficacy among African-American Christians in HIV/HIDS ministry participation
Kimberly M. Coleman, PhD, MPH, CHES and Kathleen J. Welshimer, PhD, MSPH
Identifying core elements in a successful leadership development program for HIV- positive women
Maritza Valenzuela, MPH CHES, Carole Treston, RN MPH, Linda H. Scruggs, MHS and Sable Nelson

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: HIV/AIDS, Social Work

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