3228.0 Health Promotion for Persons with Disabilities I: Intervention Programs

Monday, October 31, 2011: 12:30 PM
Recent research underscores the importance of health promotion for persons with disabilities. This session introduces examples of health promotion intervention programs targeting persons with disabilities.
Session Objectives: Name at least one health promotion program targeting persons with disabilities.
Barbara L. Kornblau, JD, OTR/L

12:30 PM
Influence of a community based exercise program for people with mobility impairments and limitations on health indicators
David Gray, PHD, Sue Tucker, MSOT, OTR/L, Jessica Dashner, OTD OTR/L, Kerri A. Morgan, MSOT OTR/L, Holly H. Hollingsworth, PhD, Lisa Garrett, BA, Melissa Lyles, MSOT OTR/L and Carrie Morris, BA
12:48 PM
1:06 PM
Weight Loss Following a Physical Activity and Nutrition Telephone Intervention in Adults with Mobility Disabilities
Christine Pellegrini, PhD, Carolyn Lullo, MS, Amy Rauworth, MS, RCEP and James Rimmer, PhD

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Organized by: Disability
Endorsed by: Aging & Public Health

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

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