Online Program

Promoting Health Behaviors among College Students

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
The purpose of the session is to provide participants an overview of successful strategies as promoting health behaviors amongst the college student population. This session will present different approaches reaching the college student population in order to improve health outcomes.
Session Objectives: 1. List 2-5 strategies for promoting health behaviors among college students 2. Design strategies for promotion health heavers among college students 3. Evaluate the impact of health interventions among college students
Meg E. Sheppard, PhD, CHES

An innovative suicide prevention campaign using campus-based theater productions   
Lani Paulson Miller, M.S., Ph.D. Student, Sarah Keller, M.S., Ph.D. and Danielle Arnoux, MPA Student
Social cognitive theory predictors of HPV vaccination intentions among college women at a southeastern university   
Hannah Priest, CHES, MAED, Adam Knowlden, CHES, MBA, MS, Ph.D., Manoj Sharma, MBBS, MCHES, Ph.D. and Christine Hackman, PhD, CHES, CSCS
Online wellness resources for graduate-level students: Self-directed or facilitated?   
Lynda Konecny, D.H.Ed, CHES, Joshua Bernstein, PhD, CHES and Meg E. Sheppard, PhD, CHES
Intention to Quit and Polytobacco Use Among College Student Smokers   
Karen M. Butler, DNP, RN, Melinda Ickes, PhD, Amanda Wiggins, PhD, Mary Kay Rayens, PhD and Ellen Hahn, PhD, RN, FAAN

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

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Maternal and Child Health, Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health, School Health Education and Services, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs, Black Caucus of Health Workers

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