142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Health Communication Strategies to Promote Health and Prevent Disease (organized by HCWG)

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
This interactive round table session features speakers with expertise focused on health communication strategies to promote health and prevent disease.
Session Objectives: Describe barriers to parental acceptance of adolescent vaccinations. Identify differences in attitudes about mandated and non-mandated adolescent vaccinations. Explain the importance of opinion leaders in rural Appalachian Kentucky in promoting adolescent vaccination.

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Elevating the Public Health Conversation: The2x2project.org
Dana March, Ph.D, Joshua Brooks, MPH, Elaine Meyer, MS, Karestan Koenen, PhD and Abdulrahman El-Sayed, DPhil
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Physician influence and gender differences in adolescent HPV vaccine acceptance using the National Immunization Survey, 2010-2012
Raquel Y. Qualls-Hampton, PhD, MS, Darius Taylor, MPH, Tylere Nunnery, Monique Shuler, MS and Sherrie Lee Flynt Wallington, PhD
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Place matters: Tailoring health literate program materials to communities through formative research
Jennifer Cabe, MA, Chuck Palm, MPH, Russell Newberg, MPA, Amy Martin, Maggie King, Richard Carmona, MD MPH FACS and Andrew Pleasant, PhD

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs