Online Program

Poverty and Health issues among the African Diaspora

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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Shifting the trend: Cocoa girls I am worthy project   
Marquisha Henderson, MPH, CHES
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Age of First Diet Impacts Weight Management Decisions and Strategies among African American Women   
Delores C.S. James, PhD, RDN, Cedric Harville, MPH, Orisatalbi Efunbumi, MS, CHES and Cynthia Sears, MS, CHES
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Predictors of Colorectal Cancer Screening in African Americans   
Ernest Alema-Mensah, MDiv, MS, DMin, PhD, Selina Smith, MDiv, PhD, Benjamin Ansa, MSCR, MD and Mechelle Claridy, MPH
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"A Double Whammy Exposure to Lead at Home and from Abroad"   
Tunde M. Akinmoladun, PhD, DAAS, FRSPH
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“We're not looking for a handout, just a hand sometimes” - Stress Coping in African American Men's Health   
Sydika McKissic, PhD, Donnatesa Dean, BS, Emily Cornish, MPH and Derek M. Griffith, PhD
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Addressing social determinants of health through photovoice   
Monique Ingram, M.P.H., Trinidad Jackson, MS, MPH, Monica L. Wendel, DrPH, MA, Nida Ali, MPH, Billie Castle, M.P.H. and Ryan Combs, Ph.D., M.A.

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

Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: International Health, Women's Caucus, Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights, Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health