Haitian American Responsible Teen (HART): A randomized clinical trial of a culturally-adapted curriculum for teen pregnancy and HIV prevention
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Advocacy for health and health education
Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Evaluate the effectiveness of a youth sex education curriculum adapted for a linguistic/ethnic minority population Compare the effectiveness of an adapted youth sex education curriculum for youth of Haitian descent to that of the original curriculum designed for African-American youth
Keyword(s): Sexual Risk Behavior, Adolescents
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have over thirty years experience working with the Haitian American community as a pediatrician and public health practitioner. I am the principal investigator for the Haitian American Responsible Teen project and was involved in all stages of program design, implementation, and evaluation.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.