Online Program

Strategies for building healthier communities among people of Color: A Community Base Participatory Research approach

Sunday, November 3, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Board 1
Racial and ethnic variation: The association between diabetes and depression   
Allana T. Forde, MPH, MPhil, PhD-C, Kimberly J. Alvarez, MPH and Lisa M. Bates, PhD
Board 2
Educating women about rights and benefits of the affordable care act   
Thometta Brooks, MS, CGMP and Genae Crump, MS, PhD
Board 3
Does income and education matter less for overweight and obese African American women?   
Susan Frazier-Kouassi, PhD, Jamila Yakubu and Felicia Knox
Board 5
Lenses of health disparities and inequities in San Diego county   
Alicia Sampson, MPH, CPH, Amelia Kenner-Brininger, MPH, CPH, Leslie Ray, MPH, MPPA, MA, Ryan Smith, MPH, Isabel Corcos, PhD, MPH, Joshua Smith, PhD, MPH, Barbara M. Stepanski, MPH, Kimberly De Vera, BS and Tyler Packett, B.A.
Board 6
Engaging girls of color to promote health habits   
Daisy Ortega, MEd and Laurie Jo Wallace, MA
Board 7
A gender-based community participatory research approach to improve health equity in African American women   
Oluchi Uju-Eke, MPH, Sandy Waddell, RN, BSN, Arthur Franke, PhD, Jodi Burke, MSW and Kirstie M. King, BS, MSW
Board 8
Telephone-based peer support for African Americans: A pilot study   
Laura Jackson, PhD and Edward Barakatt, PT, PhD
Board 9
Multilingual youth for a healthy Boston: A medical interpreter training program for youth of Haitian descent   
Uchenna Ndulue, MPH, CHES, Becca Rector, MPH, Geraldy St. Clair, Zarita Araujo-Lane, LICSW and Andrew Jerger
Board 10

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: HIV/AIDS, Latino Caucus, Public Health Nursing, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health