Online Program

Using Research, Practice and Policy to Improve the Health of Individuals Experiencing Homelessness 1

Monday, November 2, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Board 2
Assessing the importance of the social environment of shelters on residents' mental health   
Nisha Beharie, DrPH, Mary Clare Lennon, PhD and Mary Mckernan McKay, PhD
Board 3
Talking about Housing First: Engaging the expertise of peers in homelessness research and advocacy   
Faith Eiboff, MSc, Aaron Munro and Vancouver Housing First Speakers Bureau
Board 4
Impact of austerity and recession on homelessness across 323 local authorities in England   
Rachel Loopstra, Dr, Aaron Reeves, Dr, Ben Barr, David Taylor-Robinson, Dr, Martin McKee, Professor and David Stuckler, PhD
Board 5
Effects of Healthy Start in Housing on maternal mental health among high-risk pregnant women experiencing homelessness   
Charlotte Vieira, MPH, Christina Ratleff, Latoya Lashley, Ning Chen, MS, Clarissa André, BA, Deborah Allen, ScD and Emily Feinberg, ScD, CPNP
Board 6
Assuring Quality of Care of Veterans in the Homeless Service System   
Jennifer Knapp, LCSW, Stacy Studebaker, LCSW, Allison Ulrich, J.D. and Tanya Tabon, LCSW, Supervisory Social Worker VA Supportive Housing VA Palo Alto
Board 8
Differentiation between shame and dignity-based housing service provision and policy making   
Sabina Dhakal, MPH, Aline Gubrium, PhD and Cristina Huebner-Torres, M.A

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

Organized by: Caucus on Homelessness
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Black Caucus of Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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