141st APHA Annual Meeting

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Impacting Health through Community Health Workers: Success Stories

Monday, November 4, 2013: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Improving self-management skills and hemoglobin A1C through a community health worker intervention
Jessica Solares, MPH, MCHES and Maria Guadalupe Lara, MD, MPH, MHA
A randomized control-trial community health worker intervention to improve diabetes management in the New York City bangladeshi community
Lindsey Riley, MPH, Gulnahar Alam, MD Taher, Mamnunul Haq, Laura Wyatt, MPH, Darius Tandon, PhD, Michael Tanner, MD, Purnima Naik, MD, Shahnaz Yousuf, Runi Mukherji-Ratnam, PhD, Mariano Rey, MD, Chau Trinh-Shevrin, DrPH and Nadia Islam, PhD
Community health worker interventions as a way to increase physical activity among three distinct Asian American subgroups in New York City
Laura Wyatt, MPH, Nadia Islam, PhD, Simona Kwon, DrPH, MPH, Rhodora Ursua, MPH, Lindsey Riley, MPH, Jennifer Zanowiak, MA, Mariano Rey, MD and Chau Trinh-Shevrin, DrPH

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health