141st APHA Annual Meeting

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Closing Gaps in Chronic Disease

Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session explores strategies to close gaps in chronic disease disparities. The topics discussed include disease self-management, engaging physicians as advocates for health policy, and the role of community organizations to improve health.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate the effectiveness of health engagement management strategies to close clinical gaps in chronic disease populations.

New York State YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program: Processes and outcomes for dissemination of an evidenced based program
Anne Bozack, MPH, Susan Millstein, LCSW-R, MPH, Kim Kelly, Kelly Hunt, MPP, Jacqueline Martinez Garcel, MPH and Linda Weiss, PhD

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion