142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Border Effects on Alcohol and Problems: U.S. - Mexico Study on Alcohol and Related Conditions (UMSARC)

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Session Objectives: Compare alcohol use patterns and problems among Mexican origin residents living on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.

Border effects on alcohol use disorders on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border
Cheryl J. Cherpitel, DrPH, Yu Ye, MA, Jason Bond, PhD, Sarah Zemore, PhD, Thomas Greenfield, PhD and Guilherme Borges
Alcohol use patterns and alcohol problems of Mexicans and Mexican-origin adults around the US-Mexico border
Thomas K. Greenfield, PhD, Yu Ye, MA, Cheryl J. Cherpitel, DrPH, Sarah Zemore, PhD, E. Anne Lown, DrPH, Jason Bond, PhD and Guilherme Borges
Association between hazardous drinking and exposure to community violence in the U.S.-Mexico border region
Anne Lown, Dr.P.H., Guilherme Borges, Cheryl J. Cherpitel, DrPH, Jason Bond, PhD, Thomas K. Greenfield, PhD and Sarah Zemore, PhD

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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)