3244.0 Social Determinants of Health

Monday, October 31, 2011: 12:30 PM
The Social Determinants of Health (SDH) are factors and resources such as income, housing, community norms that are essential to the health of communities and individuals. This panel will take a SDH perspective on such issues as pulmonary tB in prisons in China, maternal and child health in Bangladesh, HIV risk behavior in Cote d'Ivoire, antibiotics and drug resistance in the Philippines.

12:30 PM
A prevalence and risk-factor survey of active pulmonary tuberculosis in prison facilities of the Republic of Tajikistan
Daniel Winetsky, BA, Olga Almukhamedova, MD, Dilshod Pulatov, BA, Baurzhan Zhussupov, BS, Natalya Vezhnina, MD and Aizhan Dooronbekova, BS
12:48 PM
Socioeconomic determinants of maternal and newborn health in Netrakona district, Bangladesh
Muzahid Ali, Gabriel Rozario, Janet Perkins, MPH, Cecilia Capello, MIHMEP, Annie Portela and Carlo Santarelli, MA
1:24 PM
Suicidal behavior by burns: A prospective population-based study from Iran
Reza Alaghehbandan, MD, MSc and Abdolaziz Rastegar Lari, PhD

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

Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus

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

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