142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Neighborhood Disadvantage and Drinking Patterns Over Time

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Session Objectives: Compare characteristics of neighborhoods according to drinking patterns. Describe factors that moderate effects of neighborhood disadvantage on alcohol outcomes. Evaluate the role of economic conditions and labor market on heavy drinking. Name statistical techniques to address geocoded and place-based data.

Race, Employment Disadvantages, and Heavy Drinking: A Multilevel Model
Celia Lo, PhD and Tyrone Cheng, PhD, LCSW, PIP
Effects of distance to treatment on subsequent alcohol consumption
Jamie Heisey, MA, Jane Witbrodt, PhD, Lee Ann Kaskutas, DrPH and Katherine J. Karriker-Jaffe, PhD
Exposure to neighborhood poverty and drinking patterns over five years
Katherine J. Karriker-Jaffe, PhD, Kevin L. Delucchi, PhD and Shalika Gupta, BS

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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus

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