Creating Healthy Native Communities - Infrastructure, Capacity, & Equality in Indigenous Public Health Endeavors
Sunday, November 3, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
The purpose of the American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian Caucus Poster Session is to share with the larger APHA community the work of ten different posters from Native communities related to the conference theme – Think Global Act Local: Best Practices Around the World. Presenters will be available to discuss their projects, which highlight efforts to build health infrastructure, capacity, and equality in Native communities.
Session Objectives: Identify a variety of approaches used in community-based research.
Describe different strengths from the featured projects within Native communities.
Discuss “lessons learned” related to building health infrastructure, capacity, and equality in Native communities.
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus
Endorsed by: HIV/AIDS, Public Health Nursing, Community Health Planning and Policy Development, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights