3246.0 Urban Health : Psychosocial , Economic and Environmental Dimensions

Monday, October 31, 2011: 12:30 PM
This session is concerned with improving health and access to quality care within an urban setting and will ooh at issues such as the drinking water patterns in Accra, Ghana, health issues for immigrants in an urban setting and the relationship between environmental health and urban health.
Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS,CHES
Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS,CHES

12:30 PM
When urban taps run dry: Drinking water patterns in low income neighborhoods of Accra, Ghana
Justin Stoler, PhD MPH MS CPH, GŁnther Fink, PhD, John Weeks, PhD and Allan Hill, PhD
12:50 PM
Importance of Urban Health and Why it Matters
Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS,CHES
1:10 PM
1:30 PM
Environment and Urban Health
Cathey Eisner Falvo, MD, MPH

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Organized by: International Health

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

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