3402.0 Poster Session 2: Engaging the Latino Community in Health: Communication and Participation Strategies

Monday, October 31, 2011: 4:30 PM

Board 1
Using a participatory process to assess the health of Latino immigrant men in a community with a growing Latino population
Patricia Documét, MD, DrPH, Andrea Kamouyerou, MPH, Alfonso Barquera, Dawn Morgenstern, MA, PHR, Andrea Fox, MD, MPH, Leslie Bachurski, BA, Roberto Boyzo, Amalia Pesantes, MA, Thomas Guadamuz, PhD, MHS, José Covarrubias and Miguel González
Board 2
Advocating for Health: Using Photovoice in rural Honduras to increase understanding of barriers to health and community empowerment
Katie Houghton, MPH, Casey Thacker, MPH, Melissa A. Valerio, PhD, MPH and Milton Mendoza, MD
Board 3
Wake up to health: Describing the coverage of health in Spanish-language morning news programming
Shauna Harrison, PhD, MA, MPH, Katherine Clegg Smith, PhD and Ann C. Klassen, PhD
Board 5
Spanish-language mass media exposure and Latino sociocultural factors predicting self-esteem and body image: Findings from a quantitative study of Spanish-speaking women
Tilly A. Gurman, DrPH, Sandra de Castro Buffington, MPH, Sheila Murphy, PhD, Meghan Bridgid Moran, PhD and Grace Huang, MPH
Board 6
Using Photovoice to engage immigrant Latino youth in creating healthy communities
Rosa Lozano, Sylvia L. Quinton, Esq, Suzanne M. Randolph, PhD and Alison Mayas
Board 8
Language barriers and access are not the only obstacles Latinas face in using family planning: A qualitative examination of the role of communication
Shelly Campo, PhD, Connie Kohler, DrPH, Natoshia M. Askelson, MPH, PhD, Cristina Ortiz, Erica L. Spies, MS and Mary E. Losch, PhD

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Organized by: Latino Caucus
Endorsed by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus

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