Online Program

Poster Session 4: International Health Programs

Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
This session will show case posters which highlight the importance of implementing low cost strategies which improve health of socially disadvantaged communities.
Session Objectives: Discuss examples of successful low cost programs which ahve improved the community health status in resource poor settings.

Board 1
Urban poor tuberculosis patients in directly observed therapy in kathmandu, Nepal   
Roshani Dahal, MPH, Xeno Acharya, MPH and Vivek Dhungana, MBBS
Board 3
Drinking habits of rural-to-urban versus urban-to-urban internal migrants in chengdu, China   
Lara Steele, MA, Melanie Sabado, MPH, Bin Xie, PhD and Paula H. Palmer, PhD
Board 4
Cross-national clerkships and cross-cultural training in the predoctoral dental curriculum: A multidisciplinary global health initiative   
Chris S. Ivanoff, DDS, Timothy L. Hottel, DDS, MS, MBA, Krassimira Yaneva, DDS, PhD and Anton Filchev, DDS, PhD
Board 5
Board 6
Obesity and lung capacity among healthy employees of a regional urban medical college in orissa, India: Is there a correlation?   
Dr. Pranati Nanda, M.B.B.S., M.D., Dr. Nibedita Priyadarsini, M.B.B.S., M.D., Ms. Amrita Satpathy, M.B.B.S. Student, Mrs. Eileen Sousa, MPH Candidate and Dr. Joy P. Nanda, DSc,MS,MHS,MBA
Board 7
Opioid use and correlative risk factors among adult male and female residents of Kabul, Afghanistan national urban drug use study (ANUDUS)   
Corrine Ruktanonchai, MPH, CPH, Linda Cottler, PhD, MPH, Mohammad A. Ghani, MD, Mark Gold, MD and David Martin, PhD
Board 8
Pharmacists and community partners collaborate to identify and address community health issues in the slums of agra, India   
Audrey Jacobson, MD, MPH, MA, Ronnie Moore, Pharm. D, Dipan Ray, PhD, Rph and Siddharth Agarwal, MD
Board 9
Exploring and evaluating new partner alliances for creating unique solutions to address unmet global health needs: The consortium/collaborative model   
Lisa C Strader, MPH, Eric L Crowell, MPH, MS4, Michael L Goodman, MPH, DrPH(c), Edward D Pettitt, MPH Candidate, Margaret E Bentley, Ph.D. and Chris A LeGrand

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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