Online Program

Late Breaking Developments in Public Health

Monday, November 4, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
In this session, presenters will make presentations and answer questions on new developments concerning public health on the following topics: The war in Syria, the response to the Boston Marathon bombings, implementation of the Affordable Care Act, new developments concerning climate change, and the cutbacks in the food stamp program.
Session Objectives: Describe current issues concerning new developments in major issues of public health. Describe what public health workers can do to address these issues.
Barry S. Levy, MD, MPH and Carol Easley Allen, PhD, RN
Barry S. Levy, MD, MPH

Taking Action on Climate Change   

Kathleen M. Rest, PhD, MPA
Public Health Impact of the Conflict in Syria   

Sawsan Jabri, MD, MPH/Global Health

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

Organized by: APHA
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services

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

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