Culturally diverse health practices
Monday, November 4, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session focuses on four diverse cultural groups. The cultural groups that will be discussed include: Buddist nuns coping with chronic illness, poor Latina womens' response to cancer screening, the use of activity in the treatment of Hispanic individuals diagnosed with diabetes, and the methods that are most useful when collecting health information from Muslim women.
Session Objectives: 1. Discuss the cultural health practices of four different cultural groups.
2. Compare the similarities and differences of the four different cultures presented.
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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: Vietnam Caucus, Black Caucus of Health Workers
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)