Online Program

Barriers and enablers promoting or impeding health and human rights of immigrants and refugees locally and globally 1

Sunday, November 3, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Board 1
Healthy cambodian families project: Empowring the community   
Kaoru Watanabe, MS, RN, Kathy Reun, Saroeun Soeun, Seng Thach and Dary Mien
Board 2
Prevalence and associated factors of suicidal ideation among community dwelling north korean female defectors in South Korea   
Jin-Young Jeong, Xianglan Jin, Sengeun Yi, Yun-Su Lee, Jin-ha Lee and Eun-A Park
Board 3
Using a community-based participatory approach to empower and improve health status among African immigrants   
Abi Fapohunda, DrPH, MPH, MS, Maria-Theresa C. Okafor,, PhD, MCG, Irene Gathuru, PhD and Angela F. Ford, PhD, MSW
Board 4
Barriers and enablers of HIV serostatus disclosure among haitian immigrants in New York City   
Donaldson F. Conserve, PhD Candidate and Gary King, PhD
Board 5
Northern Thailand's ethnic minority HIV awareness: Challenges & realities high for HIV-risk communities with limited access to services   
G. Pamela Renée Crawford, MPhil, SM, MS, PhD, Robert S. Lawrence, MD, Nancy K. Roderer, MLS and David D. Celentano, ScD, MHS
Board 6
Measuring physical and sexual violence against somali women using the neighborhood method   
Angela Parcesepe, MPH, MSW, Lindsay Stark, DrPH and Leslie Roberts, PhD
Board 7
Marhaba: Key informant interview findings from a study of breast and cervical cancer screening barriers and facilitators among muslim women in New York city   
Shilpa Patel, MPH, Gulnahar Alam, Ramatu Ahmed, Potri Ranka Manis, RN, Helen Cole, MPH, Lindsey Riley, MPH, Victoria H. Raveis, PhD, Simona Kwon, DrPH, MPH, Joseph Ravenell, MD, MS and Nadia Islam, PhD
Board 8
Differing cardiovascular risk profiles of black subgroups in the u.s   
Beatrice Abiero, BS and Rhonda Belue, PhD
Board 9
Welcome home: An ethnographic study of burundian refugees resettling in dayton, Ohio   
Colleen Quinlan Saxen, MPH, Cristina Redko, PhD and Jacqueline Housel, PhD

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

Organized by: Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health
Endorsed by: International Health, Medical Care, Public Health Nursing, Black Caucus of Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights