142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Improving Population Health in Youth

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
This session features effective stratifies to improve population health in youth.
Session Objectives: Design a population specific survey tool to gather youth health risk behavior data. Identify the barriers and potential solutions associated with administering surveys in a school setting.

Implementing a comprehensive and coordinated health education strategy in a large urban school district
Rachael Dombrowski, MPH, Annie Lionberger, MPP, Blair Harvey-Gintoft, MSW and Stephanie Whyte, MBA, MD
Dissemination of the OSNAP (Out-of-School Nutrition and Physical Activity) intervention: Evidence-based strategies, low-cost resources, and partnerships for success
Rebekka M. Lee, ScD, Catherine M. Giles, MPH, Madeleine DeBlois, MEd, Erica L. Kenney, ScD, Steven Gortmaker, PhD, Jessica L. Barrett, MPH and Angie Cradock, ScD

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion

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