Distribution of asthma prevalence and risk factors among children aged 0 to 14 years in 6 counties in north Texas, 2012, with a focus on mental health
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Chronic disease management and prevention
Public health or related research
Describe the distribution of asthma in children aged 0 to 14 years in the 6 counties as a whole, as well as within each county separately according to age, race, sex, parental income, parental education, and other pertinent demographic information. Analyze the association of asthma with various life problems to find ways to mobilize the community against asthma Describe evidence-based interventions that reduce asthma morbidity and unscheduled health care use
Keyword(s): Asthma, Children's Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: By the time of presentation, I will have an MPH in Epidemiology and my CPH certification. I have also been working under Dr. David Sterling, who has a great deal of experience in asthma research and under Dr. Jackie Meeks, how has a great deal of experience in community health research. I am also currently working on a project related to asthma and superfund sites in the state of TX with Dr. Sterling (among others).
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.