2049.0 Culture and Language: Best Practices in Health Education and Promotion:

Sunday, October 28, 2012: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Board 1
Fighting obesity or obese persons? An experimental assessment of obesity-related public health messages
Rebecca Puhl, PhD, Jamie Lee Peterson, MA, Joerg Luedicke, MS, Jenny DePierre, BA and Kelly King, MPH
Board 2
We don't talk about it: Cancer pain and American Indian survivors
Felicia Schanche Hodge, DrPH, Mary Cadogan, DrPH, APRN, BC, Tracy Line Itty, MPH and Fernando Martinez
Board 4
Cancer prevention and screening among South Asian women: Utilization of a culturally and linguistically appropriate health education strategy
Zul Surani, Anna Loraine Agustin, Khushbindar Lally, Courtney Kashiwagi and Elizabeth Barnett, MSW
Board 5
Latino Seniors: A Cultural Consideration for Public Health
Aura Whitney-Jackson, MSW, Carolina Padilla and Renaisa S. Anthony, MD, MPH
Board 7
Use of audience-response systems or ‘clickers' to evaluate episodes to promote healthy behaviors among Hispanics
Shermetria Massingale, MPH, CHES, Marcela Frazier, OD, MPH,FAAO and Connie Kohler, DrPH
Board 8
Salud Familiar en McKinley: Culture and language concerns and strategies of a unique and sustainable community-university partnership to promote health equity and community resilience
Kathleen M. Roe, DrPH, MPH, Aurora Garcia, MEd, Nicole Adel, BS, Maziel Giron, MPH(c), Aldo Chazaro, BS, Robert RInck, MPH, Silvia Montano, Yadeel Lopez, Beheshta Kakar, BS, Naomi Williams, BS, Erika Borja and Maricela Garcia
Board 9
Lessons Learned: The role of multi-linguistic students in the dissemination of information related to health disparities
Nicole Primus, MPA, Marilyn A. Fraser-White, MD, Humberto Brown, MA, Calpurnyia Roberts, PhD, Kweli Henry, MPH, Mary Valmont, PhD, Merrill Black, MA, Tracey E. Wilson, PhD, Girardin Jean-Louis, PhD, Clinton Brown, MD and Ruth C. Browne, ScD
Board 10
Health benefits, particularly in high risk populations, projected from an excise tax on sugar-sweetened beverages intake in California
Tekeshe Mekonnen, MS, Michelle Odden, PhD, Pamela Coxson, PhD, David Guzman, MSPH, James Lightwood, PhD, MA, Y. Claire Wang, MD, MSc, ScD and Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Community Health Workers, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health