2029.0 Keys to a Healthy Community: The African American Perspective

Sunday, October 30, 2011: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Follow up to mobilizing community based organizations to address obesity: Our Communities, Our Solutions in 2010
Mandy J. Hill, DrPH, MPH, Jasmine Opusunju, MEd, Niobli Armah, Amanda Edwards, JD, Misha Granado, MPH, MS, Tiffany Thomas, MCD, Mary Welch, RN, BSN and Judson Robinson
Board 2
Optimistic bias and cardiovascular disease risk factors among African American youths
Monique S. White, MPH, PhD, Mary Lou Gutierrez, PhD, Clifton C. Addison, PhD and Brenda W. Jenkins, MPH, PhD
Board 3
An HBCU strategy for building a healthy campus community
Pratibha Gupta, PhD, Daniel Shook, PhD, Kellen Winslow, JD, Greta Winbush, PhD and Carolyn Burroughs, MS
Board 5
Youth and parent safety perceptions of environmental resources for physical activity in low-income housing developments
Chloe Franklin, MPH, Loren Bryant, MS, Jacqueline Reese-Smith, PhD and Lorna H. McNeill, PhD, MPH
Board 6
Board 7
Board 10
Creating a competitive advantage with healthier workers in the Mississippi Delta
Claude Courtney, MHA, Nancy Tharp, Health and Safety Risk Manager, Larry Williams, CEO and Jackie Hawkins, MRPP

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Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: Labor Caucus, Socialist Caucus