142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Health Communication Strategies for Cancer Prevention and Control (organized by HCWG)

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 - 3:30 PM

Board 1
Understanding the stigma of lung cancer
Carly Ornstein, MPH, CHES
Board 2
Promoting healthy diet among long-term cancer survivors: Examining cancer salience and identity
Katherine Clegg Smith, PhD, Kisha Coa, MPH, Ann Carroll Klassen, PhD and Susan Hannum, Ph.D.
Board 3
Board 4
Community Needs Assessment on Comprehensive Cancer Control: Future Directions for Technical Support
Mandi Pratt-Chapman, MA, Kanako Kashima, BA and Anne Willis, MA
Board 5
Cervical cancer prevention beliefs and screening behaviors among low-income women in the United States
Lisa T. Wigfall, PhD, Daniela B. Friedman, MSc, PhD, Heather M. Brandt, PhD, CHES, Frank A. Treiber, Saundra H. Glover, PhD, MBA and James R. Hebert, ScD
Board 6
Strengthening Bridges: A Navigation program for survivors of breast and gynecological cancers post treatment
Winifred Thompson, Ph.D., Regine Haardörfer, PhD, Diana Senior Crosby, MSN; APRN-bc and Lorraine Trim, MPA
Board 7
Factors that influence beliefs about the relative contribution of genetics and behaviors to cancer risk: Results from the Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS)
Hayley Aja, MPH, Tram Kim Lam, PhD, MPH, Armen Ghazarian, MPH, Gary L. Ellison, PhD, MPH and Sheri Schully, PhD
Board 8
Does Message Frame Influence Colorectal Cancer Screening Intentions among African Americans
Richard C. Palmer, DrPH, Sheila McKinney, MA and Timothy Page, Ph.D.
Board 9
Adapting and implementing cancer education to increase screenings and vaccinations in refugee families
Lucy Smith, MPH, CPH, CHES, Amy Raines-Milenkov, DrPH, Raquel Y. Qualls-Hampton, PhD, MS and Eva Baker, MPH
Board 10
Differences in the Cancer Patient Experience Across Practice Settings
Anne Morris, MPH, Christopher Gayer, PhD, Allison Harvey, MPH, CHES, Melissa F. Miller, PhD, MPH and Joanne Buzaglo, PhD

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Women's Caucus, Cancer Forum