Online Program

Diet, physical activity, obesity, and metabolic syndrome among Latinos

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Board 1
Diabetes disparities in Latino adults in US-Mexico border: Are social context-related stressors contributing?   
Scott Carvajal, PhD, MPH, Jean Chang, Samantha Sabo, DrPH, MPH, Jill De Zapien and Cecilia Rosales, MD, MS
Board 2
Dietary patterns of young Mexican-origin children in rural California   
Lucia Kaiser, PhD RD, Albert Aguilera, MPH, PhD, Cathi Lamp, MS MPH RD, Constance Schneider, PhD RD, Marcel Horowitz, MS, MCHES, Margaret Johns, MS RD, Judith Martinez and Adela de la Torre, PhD
Board 3
Are acculturated Mexican-americans at higher risk for metabolic syndrome?   
Julio Guerrero, PhD and Ranjita Misra, PhD, CHES, FASHA
Board 6
Exploring the association of behavioral, physiological and inflammatory markers with glycemic control in Mexican americans with type 2 diabetes   
Ranjita Misra, PhD, CHES, FASHA, Sukho Lee, PhD, Steve Riechman, PhD, Roxana Valdes Ramos, PhD, Martha Kaufer-Horwitz, DSc NC, Ivonne Vizcarra Bordi, PhD and Julio Guerrero, PhD
Board 7
Food insecurity and barriers to food access among Latino migrant and seasonal farmworker families with young children   
Grisel Trejo, MPH, Cynthia Suerken, MS, Joseph G. Grzywacz, PhD, Thomas A. Arcury, PhD and Sara A. Quandt, PhD
Board 8
Board 9
Promoting science performance during physical activity among hispanic children: A pilot study   
Zi Yan, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.Ed., Kevin Finn, EdD, ATC, CSCS and Kyle McInnis, Sc.D., FACSM
Board 10
Sedentary and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity among preschool-aged Latino children in farmworker families   
Joseph G. Grzywacz, PhD, Thomas A. Arcury, PhD, Cynthia Suerken, MS, Martha Zapata Roblyer, M.S., Grisel Trejo, MPH, Edward Ip, PhD, Wei Lang, PhD and Sara A. Quandt, PhD

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Organized by: Latino Caucus
Endorsed by: HIV/AIDS, Medical Care, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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