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Greg Alexander Outstanding Students Papers Session: Parental Experiences, Preterm Birth, Asthma and Reproductive Health Services
Monday, November 17, 2014: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session is named after Dr. Greg Alexander, an extraordinary maternal and child health researcher and a mentor of numerous students. In this session, students disseminate findings from their independent or collaborative research projects that investigate a variety of maternal and child health issues, such as predicting preterm birth, parent diagnostic experience for Landau- Kleffner Syndrome, reproductive health services for homeless women, and asthma perception, school absenteeism and healthcare use.
Session Objectives: Objective 1: Identify combination of risk factors most predictive of preterm birth and by race/ethnicity and parity
Objective 2: Describe criteria for Landau-Kleffner syndrome diagnosis and identify factors for misdiagnosis
Objective 3: Explain individual barriers and systemic obstacles homeless women face in accessing reproductive health care
Objective 4: Analyze role of parental symptom perception and illness representations on children's controller medication use, school absenteeism, and healthcare utilization
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Women's Caucus, Breastfeeding Forum
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)