142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Examining Faith-Based Preventive Measures to Improve Health Outcomes (Round Table)

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
This session is intended to bring together public health practioners to discuss the role of faith-based approaches in addressing public health challenges.
Session Objectives: Discuss faith-based approaches to addressing public health challenges

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Abuelas en Acción: A promising faith-based intervention to promote healthy lifestyles among older Latinas
Brynn Adamson, Liliana Aguayo, Yvette Castaneda, Andiara Schwingel, Assistant Prof and Pablo Torres-Aguilar, MS
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I can do all things: Positive religious coping and its effects on risk reduction
LaShun R. Robinson, PhD, Danielle Lambert, MPH, CHES and Gina Wingood, ScD, MPH
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Viewing the body as a temple: Exploring motivators and barriers to improving obesity related health behaviors in African American faith communities
Leilani Dodgen, MPH, CHES, Heather Kitzman-Ulrich, PhD, Mark J. DeHaven, PhD, Jenny Lee, PhD, MPH, CHES, Jennifer Cole, BA and Olatunde Ola, MPH

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: Community Health Workers

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