3017.0 Cancer Control at the Level of the Community: From the Built Environment to Community Health Workers

Monday, October 31, 2011: 8:30 AM

8:30 AM
Urban sprawl and cancer mortality in the United States
David Berrigan, Zaria Tatalovich, PhD, Reid Ewing, Linda Pickle, PhD and Rachel Ballard-Barbash, MD, MPH
8:50 AM
9:10 AM
Impact of social media in disseminating cancer information to multicultural communities
James Alexander, Natalie Zeigler, MS, Harry T. Kwon, PhD, MPH, MCHES, Jill Bartholomew, MS, MBA, Rose Mary Padberg, MA, RN, Iliana Kiourkas, MPH, Lena Hale, Theresa Devine, MPH, Addison Greenwood and Madeline La Porta, MS
9:30 AM
Community Health Workers and Breast Health Navigation: An Innovative Strategy to Increase Breast Cancer Screenings in Chicago
Bijou Hunt, MA, Giselle Vasquez-Jones, MPH, Janeen Turner, MPA, Ami Shah, MPH and Kristi L. Allgood, MPH

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Organized by: Cancer Forum
Endorsed by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Socialist Caucus, Alternative and Complementary Health Practices, Community Health Workers

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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