142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Food Culture, Desserts and Insecurities: Challenges Minorities face to stay healthy within their own neighborhoods

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Session Objectives: Identify, describe and evaluate the barriers within the African American communities related to unhealthy eating practices.

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Motivation in healthy eating in African American men: Preliminary findings and practical implications
Emily Cornish, MPH, Donnatesa Dean, BS, Sydika McKissic, PhD, Brandon Hill, Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein, MA, MS and Derek M. Griffith, PhD
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Communities and Healthy Food: An initial review of availability and access
Deanna Wathington, MD, MPH, FAAFP and Dawood Sultan, Ph.D.
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African American Breast Cancer Survivorship Program to Reduce Breast Cancer Mortality Disparities
Zakiya Moton, MPH, Danielle Weston, Melinda Stolley, PhD, Lisa Sanchez-Johnsen, PhD, Susan Hong, Md, MPH, FACP and Funmi Olopade, MD, FACP

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

Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: Food and Nutrition, Socialist Caucus, Community Health Planning and Policy Development, Community Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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