3392.0 Poster Session - Engaging & Empowering Underserved Populations to Improve their Communities

Monday, October 29, 2012: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Board 1
Board 2
Empowerment as a Proximal Outcome of an Obesity Prevention Intervention Designed by Families for Families
Janine M. Jurkowski, PhD, MPH, Lisa GreenPope, BSN, Paul Wilner II, PhD candidate, Ronald Quartimon, MPA, Kaigang Li, PhD, Hal Lawson, PhD and Kirsten Davison, PhD
Board 3
Using positive stories and local content to revitalize family planning through a “surround and engage” model in urban slums of Uttar Pradesh, India
Sukhpal Marwa, MA, Dalbir Singh, Journalism and Mass Communication, Geetali Trivedi, MA, Nilesh Chatterjee, PhD, MA, MBBS, Harbhajan Singh, MBA, Safdar Ali, Masters in Mass Communication, Mukesh Sharma, MBA, Masters in Rural Development, Masters in population science (pursuing), Basil Safi, Asia Division Chief and Gabrielle Hunter, MHS
Board 4
Empowering Youth through Participatory Action Research
Kamaljeet Khaira, MS and Susan B. Foerster, MPH, RD
Board 5
Youth-generated policy recommendations regarding the urban nutrition and tobacco environments: Results from a photo-documentation study in Philadelphia
Elizabeth FitzGerald, Rosemary Frasso, PhD, MSc, CPH, Lorraine Dean, ScD, Sara Solomon, MPH, RD, LDN, Terry Johnson, Giridhar Mallya, MD, MSHP, Sydney Axson and Carolyn Cannuscio, ScD
Board 7
Using community-based participatory research to inform chronic disease prevention programming at a grassroots community organization in Pacoima, California
Alison K. Herrmann, MS, Veronica Padilla, Ritesh Mistry, PhD, Alicia Eccles, MPH, Roena Rabelo Vega, Beth Glenn, PhD, Annette E. Maxwell, DrPH and Roshan Bastani, PhD
Board 8
Board 9
Successful programming to prevent chronic disease in rural communities: Results of an enhanced evaluation
Pat Conway, PhD, LCSW, Sharon Buhr, MPH, RD, LRD, Deanna Askew, MPA, RD, LRD, Susan Mormann, Joyce Sayler, Dubi Schwanz, MBA, MBM and Alice Musumba

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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Endorsed by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs