5004.0 *Poster Session*: Environmental justice: The additive risk of a poor environment on health disparities

Wednesday, October 31, 2012: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Session Objectives: I am a Senior Specialist in Environmental Health at the Association of Public Health Laboratories. My primary focus is on lab-based approaches to environmental public health research to improve the health of communities.

Board 5
Diminishing the health burden caused by disproportionate exposure to air pollution through local community action to change policies and practices
Jazmin I. Zane, MSW, Peggy Toy, MA, Ashley Parks, MPH, Porsche Johnson, Ying-Ying Meng, Dr Ph, Janet Scully, MPH, Robert Vinetz, MD, Isela Gracian, Elisa Nicholas, MD, MSPH, Judeth Luong, MPH, Hector Ornelas Diaz, RN and Steven Wallace, PhD
Board 6
Associations of Density and Proximity of Fast Food Restaurants with Dietary Intake and Body Mass Index among an African American Cohort
Seann D. Regan, MA, Lorraine R. Reitzel, PhD, Nga Nguyen, MS, David W. Wetter, PhD, Ellen Cromley, PhD, Larkin L. Strong, PhD, MPH and Lorna H. McNeill, PhD, MPH
Board 7
Assessment of the Distribution of Toxic Release Inventory Facilities in Metropolitan Charleston: An Environmental Justice Review
Sacoby Wilson, MS, PhD, Herb Fraser-Rahim, Kristen Burwell, MPH, Hongmei Zhang, PhD, Edith M. Williams, PhD, MS, Dayna Campbell, MS, PhD(c) and Kasim Ortiz, PhD (c), MS, BA
Board 8
Spatial Distribution of Leaking Underground Storage Tanks in Charleston, South Carolina: An Environmental Justice Analysis
Sacoby Wilson, MS, PhD, Dayna Campbell, MS, PhD(c), Herb Fraser-Rahim, Hongmei Zhang, PhD, Edith M. Williams, PhD, MS, Kasim Ortiz, PhD (c), MS, BA, LaShanta Rice, MPH, PhD(c) and Winston Abara, MPH

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