141st APHA Annual Meeting

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Religion in Health: Beliefs, Practices, and Avenues for Intervention

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Table 1
Challenges of community instructors teaching comprehensive sex education in churches...the good, the bad, and the ugly
Charlene Day, PhD, MPA, Tricia Grisham, Tareon Lofton, MPH, Melva Thompson Robinson, DrPH, Annie Weisman, MPH and Crystal Lee, MPH
Table 3
Building capacity of faith and public health leaders: Aligning perspectives to eliminate health inequities
Manjusha Saxena, MPH, Sophie Naji, BS, Wesley Epplin, MPH, Devangna Kapadia, MS MPH, Shirley Fleming, RN, CNM, MSN, MDiv, DrPH, Kirsten Peachey, MSW, MDiv, DMin, Elena Grossman, MPH and Steve Binns
Table 4
Use of faith-based health teams to prevent the complications and onset of type 2 diabetes
Lesli Johnson, LISW-S, PhD and Sharon Denham, DSN, RN; Professor Emerita
Table 5
Evaluation of an evidence-based HIV prevention intervention to enhance relevance in African American faith settings
Tamara Taggart, MPH, Alexandra Lightfoot, EdD, Briana Woods-Jaeger, PhD, Melvin Jackson, MSPH and Linda Riggins, BA
Table 6
Heals: A faith-based hypertension control and prevention program for African American churches
Sunita Dodani, MD (M.B.B.S), MSc, Ph.D., Irmatine Bealyer, PhD, Ryan Butterfield, MPH, DrPH(c), Collisa Mahin, MPH, CHES and Sahel Arora, MD
Table 7
Understanding christian African American's religious beliefs and organ donation intentions
Dana Robinson, MPH, Susan Gerbensky Klammer, BS, Jennie Perryman, PhD, RN, Nancy Thompson, PhD, MPH and Kimberly Arriola, PhD, MPH
Table 8
Lessons learned from a collaborative community-based diabetes education program
Monica Motley, MSEd, J. Elisha Burke, D.Min., Kathryn Hosig, PhD, MPH, RD, Eileen Bill, PhD, Ann Forburger, MS and Eleanor Schlenker, PhD, RD
Table 9
More than a picnic: It's a family affair for lifestyle behavior change
Mary Shaw, PhD, MCHES, Kentya Ford, DrPH, CHES, Brandy Rollins, MPH, CHES, Kamran Baig, M.B.B.S, MPH, Desiree Mosley, B.S, MPH (c) and Claudia Coggin, PhD
Table 10
Community perceptions of health disparities: Results from an evaluation of a faith-based coalition
Jaime Gutierrez, MPH, Carlos Devia, MA, Linda Weiss, PhD, Charmaine Ruddock, M.S., Tongtan Chantarat, MPH, CLC, Joyce Davis, MDiv (candidate), Maxine Golub, MPH, Toni Carter, RN, Ellenrita Purcaro, BA, Rosa Rosen, JD, Evalina Irish-Spencer, MS, RD, Brenda Barretto, CMA, Robert Foley, DMin, DD and Neil Calman, MD

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community