142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Exploring Effective Faith-Based Strategies to Address Health

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
Kimberly M. Coleman, PhD, MPH, MCHES

A health needs assessment process in the African American faith community to develop a church-based multilevel health promotion intervention
Carole Bowe Thompson, BS, Andrea Bradley-Ewing, MPA, MA, Jannette Berkley-Patton, PhD, Kathy Goggin, PhD, Sandy Wainright, Rev, Eric D. Williams, Rev, Delwyn Catley, PhD, Gloria Roby, Marcie Berman, M.A. and Alexandria Booker
Role of religion and social support in willingness to participate in future research among a national sample of African Americans and Latinos
Mary A. Garza, PhD, MPH, Luciana Assini, MS, Sandra C. Quinn, PhD, Kevin H. Kim, PhD, Erica T. Casper, MA, James Butler, DrPH, MEd, Craig S. Fryer, DrPH, MPH and Stephen B. Thomas, PhD, FAAHB
Does spiritual-framing increase the effectiveness of breast cancer screening messages for African American women?
Alicia Best, PhD, MPH, CHES, Mindi Spencer, PhD, MA, Daniela B. Friedman, MSc, PhD, Ingrid Hall, PhD, MPH and Deborah L. Billings, PhD

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

Organized by: Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)