142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Breaking the Mold: Novel Approaches to Studying Homelessness

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session Objectives: Analyze the results of a concept mapping project to explore smoking cessation strategies with formerly homeless women with serious mental illness. Evaluate estimates of homeless population composition and size derived from service-based sampling methodologies. Discuss the safety issues and risks associated with conducting longitudinal research with people who have complex needs and are marginalized. Discuss how to utilize systems integration tools to engage systems that serve homeless families.
Jack Tsai, Ph.D.

Learning from the dead: A posthumous reappraisal of homeless population characteristics
Stephen Metraux, PhD, Janna Manjelievskaia, MPH, Dan Treglia, Dennis Culhane, PhD and Bon Ku, MD

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Organized by: Caucus on Homelessness

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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