Online Program

Current Issues in Adolescent & Young Adult Health

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Kimberly Arcoleo, PhD, MPH and Lesley A. Cottrell, Ph.D.

Board 1
Child and adolescent chronic health conditions and educational attainment   
Steven Champaloux, MPH, PhD and Deborah R. Young, PhD
Board 3
Longitudinal patterns of obesity from adolescence to young adulthood: How do stressful life events weigh in?   
Bethany Wexler Rainisch, PhD, MPH and Dawn M. Upchurch, PhD, LAc
Board 5
Drinking while driving and other risk factors associated with adolescent texting while driving   
Melanie Kornides, BSN, MS, MPH and Alison E. Field, ScD
Board 6
MCH pipeline program for undergraduates: Meeting the needs of minority students   
Alice Kuo, MD, PhD, Alma Guerrero, MD, MPH, Bobby Verdugo, MSW and Faye Holmes
Board 8
Barriers and facilitators to conducting adolescent health risk assessments in primary care   
Jessica De Leon, PhD, Katie Eddleton, MPH, Michelle Vinson, MS RD LD/N, Jevetta Stanford, EdD, Michael Muszynski, MD and Elizabeth A. Shenkman, PhD
Board 9
Adolescent nutritional status and its association with village-level factors in Tanzania   
Nozipho Maziya, MS, Lorraine Cordeiro, MPH, PhD, Jerusha Nelson Peterman, PhD, RD and Aline Sayer, PhD

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

Organized by: Maternal and Child Health