4169.0 Poster Session 3: Social and Behavioral Issues in the Latino Community

Tuesday, November 1, 2011: 12:30 PM

Board 1
Inhalant Abuse and Dependence among Hispanic adolescents in the United States
Michelle Reyes-Robles, BS, MPHc, René R. Dávila-Torres, MS, DBA, PhD and Victor Emanuel Reyes-Ortiz, PhDc
Board 3
Construct vs. measurement: Mixed findings and the limitations of "acculturation" in health research
Patricia Y. Miranda, PhD, MPH, Edna A. Viruell-Fuentes, PhD, MPH, Anna V. Wilkinson, PhD, Larkin L. Strong, PhD, MPH, Renke Zhou, Carol J. Etzel, PhD and Melissa L. Bondy, PhD
Board 4
Assessing Stress and Stress Reduction with Tai Chi among Elderly Hispanics with Diabetes
Amparo Castillo, MD, Lisa Aponte-Soto, MHA, PhD Candidate and Rosalba Hernandez, BS, MS
Board 5
Prevalence of cognitive impairment and associated factors in Mexican Americans
Anna E. Price, PhD, CHES, HFS, Katie Hathaway, Jennifer L. Gay, PhD, Anne Rentfro, MSN,RN, Susan Fisher-Hoch, MD and Joseph B. McCormick, MD
Board 7
Formal and informal social support and social ties among recent male and female migrants from Puebla, Mexico
Farzana Kapadia, PhD MPH, Yumary Ruiz, PhD, MPH and Veronica Bello, MA

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Organized by: Latino Caucus
Endorsed by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

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