Online Program

Poster Session 8: Social Determinants of Health

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
This session will show case posters which examine the relationship between education level, access to health and budgetary allocation to public health programs , and their outcome on the health status of communities where the research was conducted.
Session Objectives: list the role played by social determinants of health such as education level, socio economic status on the health status of communities

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Factors influencing the success of smoking cessation among adolescents   
Shu-Yu Lyu, MPH, PhD, Ying-Chen Chi, MBA, PhD, Juo-Pu Chen, Ruey-Yu Chen, PhD, Chen-Han Tsai, Yu-Ching Lan, PhD and Donald E. Morisky, ScD, MSPH, ScM
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Enhancing HIV prevention for youth through effective life skills-based education: A sustainable and scalable model   
Bao Le Ngoc, MPP, Hoa Phan Hang, MSc, Ton van der Velden, MD, MPH, Hue Le Ngoc, MA and Claire Cole, MPH
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Scaling up access to family planning information through SMS in Tanzania   
Jennifer Orkis, MHS, Kelly L'Engle, PhD, MPH, Heather Vahdat, Trinity Zan, MA, Christine Lasway, MPH, Elizabeth Ndakidemi, Robert Karam, MA and Robert Ainslie, MA International Affairs
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Community based participatory research: Effective health communication in a nicaraguan community   
Lydia Greiner, MSN, APRN, Philip Greiner, DNSc RN and Jessica Alicia Planas, PhD, RN, MPH, CHES
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Demographic change in a rural mountainous village in northern Pakistan, from 1989-2012   
Zeba Rasmussen, MD, MPH, Faran Sikandar, Nahida Samji, M.A., M.B.A., Julia Baker, M.P.H., Julie Goodwin, Kristen Hulbert, Khalil Ahmed, Ph.D., M.Sc., Assis Jahan, MA, Ejaz Hussain Bercha, MA and S. Iqbal Azam, M.Sc.
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Patterns of sexual behavior and degree of communication between parents and students of 12-15 years old about contraceptive and condom use in a US-Mexico border city   
Ana M. Valles-Medina, PhD, MPH, Erika E. Atienzo, MS, Lourdes Campero, PhD, Alejandra Padilla-Mercado, MD, MPH, Sandra Leon-Dueñas, MD, MPH, Guadalupe Delgadillo-Ramos, MPH, Jesús Cabrales-Ruvalcaba, PhD, Diana X. Carrasco, Renán Gonzalez-Ramirez, PhD and Adriana Vargas-Ojeda, MD, PhD

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

Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Epidemiology, Medical Care, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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