Online Program

Promoting Health in a University Climate: A Look at Readiness and Perception

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
This session is intended to explore successful health promotion and behavior change strategies in university settings.
Session Objectives: Describe the utilization of best-practices in promoting health within a university setting. Differentiate challenges and opportunities involved in developing partnerships through a university approach.

Work hard, play hard: Examining the contradiction between binge drinking and exercise behavior in first-year greek-affiliated college students   
Christine Hackman, PhD, CHES, CSCS, Sarah Rush, BS, MA, Hannah Priest, CHES, MAED, Stuart Usdan, PhD, Meg E. Sheppard, PhD, CHES, M. Renée Umstattd Meyer, PhD, MCHES and Laura L. Talbott, PhD, CHES
Risk perception related to communicable disease among international college students: A mixed method study   
Patricia Radovich, PhD, RN, CNS, FCCM and Sheryl Tyson, PhD, RN, PMHCNS
Cough sjsu--utilizing campus clubs to mobilize and organize the college community for a clean air campus   
Robert RInck, MPH, Isra Ahmad, Cassandra Garcia, BS(c), Laurie Morgan, MA, Tonya Veitch, BS and Pete Cadano, BS (c)
Assessing campus climate for lgbtq college students: Results from the outlook on mason photovoice project   
Lisa Lindley, DrPH, MPH, CHES, Julia Elkind, MPH, Ric Chollar, LCSW, Suzanne Scott and Lynne Constantine

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)