3181.0 Portraits in women's health

Monday, October 29, 2012: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
The purpose of this session is to make the attendees aware of the special needs and challenges faced by women globally with regard to their health.
Session Objectives: 1. List the challenges faced by women with regard to their health. 2. Describe the special health needs of women and what can be done to address them.
Valarie Conrad, OD, MPH, ARM

Board 3
Massachusetts Muslim women and intimate partner violence: A needs assessment
Rehab Alabduljabbar, BDS, DScD, Emily Rothman, ScD and Thayer Scott, MPH
Board 4
Federal breastfeeding workplace law and university lactation support programs: Translating policy to action
Meg Henning, MA, PhD, Violet Beets, MPH, PhD Student, Meghan Anthony and Fedrizzi Rudolph, MD

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

Organized by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Oral Health, Women's Caucus