3282.0 Health Promotion Issues among the Elderly

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM

Board 1
Physical activity levels of older Latina women living in rural and urban communities
Kathryn Mazurek, MPH, Emily Parrott, BS, Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko, PhD, David X. Marquez, PhD, Salva Najib Balbale, MS, Yvette Castaneda and Andiara Schwingel, Assistant Prof
Board 2
Fall prevention in overweight and obese populations: Are mindfulness-based exercise activities effective
Roy Geib, PhD, Hongtao Li, MD, PhD, Elena Oggero, PhD, Guido Pagnacco, PhD, Paul Lam, MD, Pratik Kalsaria, MS, Margaret Moga, PhD and Gabi Waite, PhD
Board 4
Role of Cardiovascular Risk Factor Screening in Stimulating Medicare Preventive Services Use
Irene Pollin, MSW, PhD (Hon), Edward Roccella, PhD, MPH and Sandie Preiss, MPA
Board 5
Evaluation of a community-based falls prevention program in South Florida
Anamika Batra, BDS, MPH, Michael A. Melchior, MPH, Laura R. Seff, MBA, Frederick Newman, PhD and Richard Palmer, DrPH
Board 6
AoA-funded Older Adult Falls Programs: A Retrospective Cost Study
Tara Bubniak, MPH, Carianne Muse, MPH, Catherine Bafaro, MBA and Andrew Warlick, BA
Board 7
Coffee, tea or better living?: A cafe model for older adult health promotion
Kathleen Blanchfield, MSN, RN, Pamela Levin, PhD, APHN and Elizabeth Sassen, MSN, RN
Board 8
Prescription medication non-compliance: A mixed methods study
Vincent Bulzoni, PhD in Human Development (Health Promotion concentration)
Board 9
Who attends community-based fall prevention programs?
Jason Flatt, MPH, MCHES, Jennifer King, BA, Edward Luksik, BA, Alexa Swailes, BA and Steve M. Albert, PhD
Board 10
Correlates of chronic disease and patient-provider discussions among middle-aged and older adult males: Associations with sexual dysfunction
Matthew Lee Smith, PhD, MPH, CHES, SangNam Ahn, PhD, MPSA, Heather H. Goltz, PhD, LMSW, Mindy Menn, MS, Justin Dickerson, MBA and Marcia G. Ory, PhD, MPH

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

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