Online Program

Diabetes Interventions among Latino and Hispanic Populations

Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
The purpose of this session is to explore diabetes interventions aimed to improve disease management in Hispanic and Latino populations. There is a need to improve diabtese self-management in diseased populations.
Session Objectives: Describe key components of culturally appropriate and successful diabetes management and prevention programs.

Social factors and barriers to self-care adherence in hispanic patients with type 2 diabetes   
Carol Mansyur, PhD, Luis Rustveld, PhD, RD, LD, Susan G. Nash, PhD and Maria Jibaja-Weiss, Ed.D.
Salsa, sabor y salud: Reducing diabetes risk in Latino families in memphis and shelby county   
Marian Levy, DrPH, RD, FAND, George Relyea, MA,MS, Marla B. Royne, PhD, Cynthia Puljic, Robin Rutherford, BS and Chee Lam, MPH

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion

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