141st APHA Annual Meeting

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Integrating Cultural Relevance into Media-Based Health Promotion Approaches (Organized by HCWG)

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session Objectives: Describe strategies and resources for developing targeted health promotion materials using traditional and web-based tools Discuss the implications for communication campaigns designed to raise awareness about health disparities Describe the impact of population wide socioeconomic status on media-based health promotion approaches

Reality TV takes on indoor tanning
Maryellen Maguire-Eisen, RN, MSN
An exploration of the cultural-context of little cigar and cigarillo tobacco use among African American young adults: A content analysis of youtube videos
Kentya Ford, DrPH, CHES, Ming-Ching Liang, M.A, Motolani Ogunsanya, B.Pharm and Kymberle Sterling, DrPH, MPH
Relationships between media use and obesity among youth living in high poverty settings
Daniel Finkelstein, PhD, Susana Valverde, B.A., Athi Myint-U, EdM, Deborah McLean Leow, Mary Kay Landon, PhD and Lydia O'Donnell, EdD
Prevalence and framing of health disparities in local print news
Rebekah H. Nagler, PhD, Cabral A. Bigman, PhD, Divya Ramamurthi, MA, Yudy Muneton, LCSW, Sara Minsky, MPH and K. Viswanath, PhD

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion