Risk of pelvic inflammatory disease among u.s. active duty females 12 months following recruit training
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Protection of the public in relation to communicable diseases including prevention or control
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Describe the difference in chlamydia recruit screening policies across U.S. Military Services. Identify incidence rates and incidence rate ratios of PID outcomes among female military recruits by service and year. Evaluate the impact of screening vs. not-screening for chlamydia during recruit training on PID within 12 months of training. Analyze and model the risk for PID among female recruits.
Keyword(s): Epidemiology, Reproductive Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a DrPH in Public Health Practice graduate and PhD in Epidemiology student with ten years of public health practice and research experience in the U.S. Air Force. I previously submitted abstract to APHA, which were accepted for oral and poster presentations.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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