5112.1 Food and Nutritional Needs across the lifespan to improve health outcomes in African American Communities

Wednesday, October 31, 2012: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Living Large in the Black Community: Redefining Obesity as a Health Problem
Tracy Sbrocco, PhD, Tonya Samuel, EdD, MSPH, Elena Spieker, MS, Candace Hall, BA, Michele Carter, PhD and Jaesin Sa, PhD
"Brother Feed Your Soul": Using CAM, Diet, and Physical Activity Education to Promote Disease Managment in Black Men
Yvette Whorton, Marcus Murray, Bonnie Thomas, MD, Thomas Mason, MD, Larry Nyu, MD, Adam Murphy, MD, Sparkle Springfield, BS and Angela Odoms-Young, PhD

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Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: Aging & Public Health, Public Health Nursing, Men's Health Caucus, Community Health Planning and Policy Development, Community Health Workers

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