4068.0 Hot topics in Public Health Nursing

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Oral
The presentations in this session explore international perspectives on health promotion and disease prevention. The presenters will discuss factors that facilitate and impede these varied populationsí from Nicaragua to Turkey to address health outcomes.
Session Objectives: After the session, participants will be able to identify the effects of translation service programs of public health center for Asian immigrant women in South Korea, compare Turkish and American undergraduate students' attitudes toward HIV/AIDS patients, describe common herbal remedies and their purposed uses in rural Nicaragua, and discuss an innovative health promotion strategy to address unmet family planning needs.
Moderator:
Susan Seibold-Simpson, PhD, MPH, RN, FNP

8:30am
Effects of translation service programs of public health center for Asian immigrant women in South Korea
Sook Ja Yang, RN, MPH, PhD, Hye-ryun Kim, PhD Research Fellow, Geum-Hee Jung, RN, PhD, Jung A. Kim, RN, PhD, Jisook An, RN, MS, Seung Eun Park, RN, MSN and Sohye Baik, MPH
8:50am
9:10am
Barriers and recommendations for safe herbal medications use in rural Nicaragua
Elizabeth Keech, PhD, RN and Alexandria Reo, BSN candidate, Villanova University
9:30am
Creating Nursing Leaders in Uganda for Global Health Promotion
Joan Kub, PhD PHCNS, BC, Rose Nabirye, PhD, MPH,RN, Godfrey Katende, BSN, MSN and Sara Groves, DrPH, PHCNS, BC

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Public Health Nursing

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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