142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Maternal and Child Health Section Student Poster Session: Research, Practice and Outcomes for Maternal and Child 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 session showcases student research findings and provides a forum for student researchers to engage in discussion in a personal level with other conference attendees. Numerous maternal and child health topics are presented, including individual, community, and system effects on maternal and child health outcomes.
Session Objectives: Objective 1: Identify individual risk factors associated with child health outcomes Objective 2: Examine maternal and child characteristics related to access to care and health outcomes Objective 3: Describe an evidenced-based process for creating nutrition education messages Objective 4: Explain the effects of adverse childhood experiences Objective 5: Analyze system and community characteristics influencing maternal and child health outcomes, including obesity in Asian Indian women, perception of asthma control, cost-benefit of using doulas, and antenatal care and reproductive health outcomes in the U.S. and Nigeria

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Factors associated with travel time and distance to access hospital care among children with spina bifida
Elizabeth Radcliff, MSPH, Eric Delmelle, PhD, Russell Kirby, PhD, Sarah Laditka, PhD, Jane Correia and Cynthia Cassell, PhD
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Development of an online nutrition education learning module targeting inappropriate modifications to bottles of prepared infant formula
Rebecca Graves, BS, Betty Greer, Phd, RD, Janie Burney, Phd, RD, Suzie Goodell, PhD, RD, Katherine Bower, MPH, Jennifer Nicklas, MS-MPH, RD and Katie Kavanagh, PhD, RD, LDN
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Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Women's Caucus