Online Program

Aetna Award for Excellence in Research on Older Women and Related Papers

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
This session presents four studies on the health and health care issues for elderly women.
Session Objectives: 1. to examined the self-rated health of a nationally representative sample of male and female Veterans. 2. To determine if those at risk of poor health outcomes differed between community-dwelling African-American and White American adult women with OA symptoms. 3. To test the effect of D supplementation on systemic markers of inflammation in AI women. Community-dwelling postmenopausal. 4. To exam the acculturation level of registered elderly Koreans living in an urban area in Japan and the characteristics of their usage of healthcare services.

Vitamin d and inflammation status in postmenopausal American Indian women   
Irina V. Haller, PhD, MS, Ellen Fidler, BS, Kate Cronin, MPH, Debra Roth, RN, Diane Krueger, BS, Alexandra Adams, MD, PhD and Neil Binkley, MD

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Organized by: Aging & Public Health
Endorsed by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, Chiropractic Health Care, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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

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