142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Directions for Policy-Driven Public Health Change

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 - 2:00 PM
In this exciting session hear about effective strategies to influence policy and public health change.
Session Objectives: Describe health promotion research and practice characteristics of agenda-setting for policy driven change. Discuss innovative Health Promotion Agenda-Setting (HPA-S) research and practice implications to eliminate health disparities.
Dawn Beatrice Griffin, PhD, MSPH, CHES

Developing an index of exposure to obesity-related community interventions and policies
Michael Prelip, MPH, DPA, May C. Wang, DrPH, Onyebuchi Arah, MD, MSc, DSc, MPH, PhD, Mona AuYoung, PhD, MS, MPH, Ricardo Basurto-Davila, PhD, Mehrnaz Davoudi, MPH, Tony Kuo, MD, MSHS, Roch Nianogo, MD MPH, Tabashir Z. Nobari, MPH, Suzanne M. Rauzon, MPH, RD, Brenda Robles, MPH, Matt Sharp, Wendelin M. Slusser, MD, MS, Shannon E. Whaley, PhD and Sallie Yoshida, DrPH, RD

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Law

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