142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Telling the Healthography Story Through Community Focused Research, Policy and Action (organized by CBPH Caucus and CHPPD Section)

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
This session focuses explicitly on healthography and the importance of residential environmental and social factors on exposures, behaviors, and health. Panelists will present on intervention programs, community-engagement tools used to collect relevant community-based information and to foster social change, and innovative approaches for understanding how environmental contexts may impact key health behaviors. Presentations focus on incarcerated populations and children and youth.
Session Objectives: Explain how neighborhood social and environmental features may affect health. Describes various Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) tools that might be effective in community health intervention and research. Describe approaches to understand individuals' experiences of their built environment.
Latrice C. Pichon, PhD, MPH, CHES

Integrating Jail and Community Health Practices by Neighborhood- Evidence from HIV Care
Thomas Lincoln, MD, CCHP, Maureen Maureen.Desabrais, MEd, LSW, LADC1 and Dominique Simon Levine, PhD, MPH
Healthy Living, Healthy Learning, Healthy Lives: Using CBPR Approaches to Examine How Diverse Contexts Influence Children's Asthma
Shannah Gilliam, PhD, Kristi Burry, MPH CHES CPH, Derrick Lopez, JD, Michael Yonas, DrPh, Anna Kasunic, MS, Anita Zuberi, PhD, Stephanie Boddie, PhD, Patricia Bamwine, MA, John Wallace, PhD, Sara Gillooly, BA, Sheila Tripathy, BS, R. Tyler Rubright, BS and Jane Clougherty, MSc, ScD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Community-Based Public Health Caucus
Endorsed by: Black Caucus of Health Workers, Community Health Planning and Policy Development

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