Online Program

Health Literacy, Communication, and Decision-Making

Sunday, November 1, 2015: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Board 1
Does the quality of patient-physician communication affect health care seeking behavior among the old?: Japan Gerontological Evaluation Study   
Tami Saito, PhD, Chiyoe Murata, PhD, MPH, Seungwon Jeong, PhD and Katsunori Kondo, PhD, MD
Board 2
Functional Health literacy among a group of Hispanic elders   
Marisol Peña-Orellana, EdD, MSc and José M. Calderón-Squiabro, Ed.D, MSc
Board 3
Health literacy and older adults: What do we know and where do we go from here?   
Nikki Keene Woods, PhD, MPH, Amy Chesser, PhD and Nicole Rogers, PhD
Board 6
Exploring modifiable factors that explain the adverse impact of neuroticism on physical health   
Molly Davies, Laura Curtis, MS, Julia Yoshino Benavente, MPH, Rachel O'Conor, MPH, Eleanor Small and Michael Wolf, PhD, MPH
Board 7
Healthy lifestyle promotion program including vaccination for dyads of seniors and their companions: A randomized trial   
Maryse Guay, Gina Bravo, Lise Trottier, Marie-France Dubois, Marcel Arcand, Daniele Blanchette, Anne-Marie Boire-Lavigne, Paule Hottin, Julie Lane, Suzanne Bellemare and Karen Painter
Board 8
Medicare is not a fix: Delayed care among older adults   
Karen Herman, MSPH and Janice C. Probst, PhD
Board 9

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

Organized by: Aging & Public Health
Endorsed by: Medical Care Section, Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Community Health Planning and Policy Development

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