142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Personal, structural, and institutional risk markers and Interventions associated with reproductive and perinatal health

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Sunday, November 16, 2014: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
ThIs poster session presents research that identifies personal, structural and institutional risk markers of perinatal health. It also presents programs designed to improve maternal health.
Session Objectives: Describe two structural risk factors for pregnant and parenting women Discuss two policies or programs designed to improve maternal and child health outcomes Evaluate the usefulness of a reproductive life planning workbook Describe two neighborhood level risk factors associated with mental illness symptoms in pregnant women living in a post-disaster environment Assess the reported health and mental health status of mothers and pregnant women incarcerated in a local jail system Identify barriers to medication adherence among women of color with HIV who are currently using substances Compare birth outcomes by maternal smoking status Evaluate the effect of pre-pregnancy BMI on hypertensive disorders during pregnancy
Wendy Hellerstedt, PhD, MPH and Marjorie Sable, DrPH, MSW

Board 1
Missed opportunities for perinatal HIV prevention and prenatal care in Louisiana
Elliott Brannon, MPH, Jessica Fridge, MPH and Jessica Diedling, MPH
Board 4
Board 5
Neighborhood crime, intimate partner violence, and mental health in pregnant women in a disaster recovery environment
Veronica Barcelona de Mendoza, MSN, MPH, RN, APHN-BC, Emily W. Harville, PhD, Gloria Giarratano, APRN, CNS, PhD and Jane Savage, RN, PhD, CNE, LCCE, FACCE
Board 6
Reproductive Life Planning: Accessing the Utility of a tailored Workbook
Brittany Chambers, MPH, Morgan Logan, BS and Paige Hall Smith, PhD
Board 7
Board 9
Self-report of trouble sleeping by race/ethnicity in pregnant women and women of child-bearing age
Melissa Amyx, MPH, Xu Xiong, MD, DrPH, Yiqiong Xie, MPH and Pierre Buekens, MD
Board 10
Smoking and pregnancy outcomes in a large community cohort
Elisabeth Klein, DNP, MSN, CNS, Kathi Huddleston, PhD, RN, MSN, CNS, CCRC and G. Larry Maxwell, MD

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

Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Public Health Social Work, Women's Caucus