3281.0 Racial and Ethnic Disparities

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Theater as an educational tool in prostate cancer awareness
Shakiera Causey, MA, QMHP, Jonathan Livingston, PhD, Les Brinson, PhD and Dwayne Brandon, PhD
Board 2
Asian-American elders and cancer: A comparative study
James H. Swan, PhD and Ami Moore, PhD
Board 3
Racial/ethnic disparities in the management of diabetes
Pinka Chatterji, PhD, Heesoo Joo and Kajal Lahiri
Board 4
Incidence of hypertension, hyperglycemia and hyperlipidemia: The results from a national survey
Chyi-Huey Bai, Tzu-Ling Chen, Wen-Lin Hu, Chien-An Sun and Yu-Hsuan Lin
Board 5
Creating strategies to reduce ethnic and racial disparities in the delivery of clinical preventive services to older Americans
Douglas Shenson, MD MPH MS, Mary Adams, MPH, Julie Bolen, PhD, Karen Wooten, MA, Juliana Clough and Lynda Anderson, PhD
Board 6
Examining racial differences in older men's knowledge of osteoporosis
Katherine Marx, MPH, Barbara Resnick, FAAN, FAANP, CRNP, PhD, Ann L. Gruber-Baldini, PhD and Jean Gaines, PhD, RN
Board 8
Resistant Hypertension and Sleep Apnea among Patients in the Primary-Care Setting
Keisha Ward, Sidrah Mahmud, Kaushal Kalra, MD, Leah E. Robinson, PhD, Gloria Mtomboti, MD, Ferdinand Zizi, MBA and Girardin Jean-Louis, PhD
Board 9
Faith-based Approaches to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk: Correlates of Behavior Change
Penny Ralston, PhD, Jasminka Ilich, Faculty member, Kandauda Wickrama, PhD, Cynthia M. Harris, PhD, DABT, Catherine Coccia, Doctoral Student and Iris Young-Clark, MPA
Board 10
Financial strain and obesity among men: The role of race and SES
Vicki Johnson-Lawrence, MS, PhD, Derek M. Griffith, PhD, Katie Gunter, MPH, MSW and Harold W. Neighbors, PhD

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Organized by: Aging & Public Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus

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