142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Cultural Factors in Cancer Prevention, Control, and Survivorship

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 - 1:30 PM

Board 1
Board 2
Breast cancer worry in immigrant and U.S.-born women: The role of absolute and comparative perceived risk, and health literacy
Ayana April-Sanders, MPH, Mary Beth Terry, PhD, Elise Desperito, MD, Karen Schmitt, RN, MA, Sabine Oskar, MPH, Rachel Shelton, ScD, Angeline Protacio, MPH and Parisa Tehranifar, DrPH
Board 3
Factors associated with completion of colonoscopy among Haitian households in Little Haiti, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
Meredith Wilcox, MPH, Juan Acuna, MD., MSc., FACOG and Purnima Madhivanan, MBBS, MPH, Ph.D.
Board 4
Reasons for CRC screening non-adherence among African Americans in primary care
Melissa DiCarlo, MPH, MS, Praveen Ramakrishnan Geethakumari, MD, Randa Sifri, MD and Ronald E. Myers, PhD
Board 7
Understanding the Experiences of African American Women with Breast Cancer in Rural Eastern North Carolina
Essie Torres, PhD, MPH, Alice Richman, PhD, MPH and Crystal Ellis, BS
Board 8
Religion, Fatalism, and Cancer Control: Findings from a qualitative study among Hispanic Catholic parishioners
Bryan Leyva, Jennifer Allen, ScD, MPH, Laura S. Tom, MS, Hosffman Ospino, PhD, Maria Idali Torres, PhD, MPH and Ana Abraido-Lanza, PhD
Board 9
Lessons Learned from Minority Cancer Survivors Podcasts
Thometta Cozart, MS, MPH, CPH and Deanna Wathington, MD, MPH, FAAFP

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Organized by: Cancer Forum
Endorsed by: Community Health Workers

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