142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Shifting the Lens: A Case Study

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014 : 10:50 AM - 11:10 AM

Ameena Batada, DrPH , Department of Health and Wellness, University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC
Using qualitative research methods Baltimore City youth reveal their experiences with chronic stress including causes and coping strategies.  Youth engagement will be explored as strategy for both understanding chronic stress and coping strategies.

Learning Areas:

Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences

Learning Objectives:
Explain how chronic stress manifests in urban minority youth Describe the Shifting the Lens research and approach to chronic stress management (including youth engagement).

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I was one of the principal investigators of the study on which I am presenting, Shifting the Lens. I was deeply involved with the research and translation activities and have written and presented information on the study and project overall.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.