4119.1 CBPR- Public Health Nursing Intervention

Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session will describe utilization of Community-based participatory research (CBPR) by public health nurses to alleviate health dispraities in at-risk populations. Research studies described in this session include PHN interventions with women receiving public assistance and assessment of depressive symptoms and substance in a rural population from Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). Cultural and contextual factors affecting nursing interventions are described.
Session Objectives: 1) To define contextual variables in conducting Community-based participatory research (CBPR) and their relationship to nursing interventions through Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)studies. 2) To describe the essential role of PHNs in CBPR.

Using Community-based Participatory Research and ethnographic methods to assess a rural community
Pamela A. Kulbok, DNSc, RN, Nisha Botchwey, PhD, Peggy S. Meszaros, PhD, Ivora Hinton, PhD, Donna Bond, DNP, RN and Nancy Anderson, PhD, RN, FAAN

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing

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

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