271767 Signing On, Stories of Deaf Breast Cancer Survivors, their families and community

Monday, October 29, 2012 : 5:12 PM - 5:15 PM

Barbara Allen, PhD , Political Science, Women and Gender Studies, Cinema and Media, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Learning Areas:
Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Advocacy for health and health education
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs

Learning Objectives:
Identify and discuss multiple challenges from perspective of the oncologist, patient, deaf daughter, community health worker and interpreter during a post surgery follow-up visit. Identify and discuss a minimum of 3 language modes used by deaf patients List cultural characteristics of Deaf families and individuals not know prior to watching the film

Keywords: Communication Effects, Deaf Patients

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Director, videographer, first-line editor of film. Faculty member of Cinema and Media department at Carleton college. Conduced CBPR with Deaf Community and published chapters in 2 book (Nova Science) and 3 peer-reviewed articles including HECForum and
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.

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