Online Program

APIC Poster Session I - Diverse Perspectives in Asian American and Pacific Islander American Health

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Board 1
Acculturation and Childhood overweight and obesity in American Samoa: Results from the Children's Healthy Living (CHL) Program   
Aifili Tufa, MPH, Eric L. Hurwitz, DC, PhD, Rachel Novotny, PhD, RDN, Marie Fialkowski, PhD, MS, RD, LDN, Fenfang Li, PhD and Aufai Areta, MA
Board 2
Addressing Stigma of Suicide within Laotian Community: A Community-Based Approach   
Debbie Huang, Jeffrey Wong, BA, Amar Mandavia, Monica Martinez, BA, Luba Botcheva, PhD, Daniel Esparza and Eduardo Vega, MA
Board 3
Health priorities of the Himalayan community in New York City: Findings from a community health survey   
Catlin Rideout, MPH, Thinley Athuptsang, MPH, Wen Qin Deng, MPH, Mingma Sherpa, Ngima Sherpa, RN, Deepak Kafle, Chau Trinh-Shevrin, DrPH and Simona Kwon, DrPH, MPH
Board 4
Factors related to the quality of life among Korean American women: Acculturation and personal resources   
Eunsuk Choi, PhD, MPH, RN, Jijun Kim, PhD. MPH. RN and Hae-Ra Han, PhD, RN, FAAN
Board 5
Effectiveness of Primary Care-Behavioral Health Integration in Asian American-Specific Mental Health Setting   
Kris Pui-Kwan Ma, Katherine Chun, PhD, LCSW, MPH, Joyce Lim, MS, LMFT and Anne Saw, PhD
Board 6
Mental health disparities among Korean American elderly living in the south   
Sae Chung and Su-I. Hou, DrPH, CPH, MCHES, RN
Board 7
Addressing Health Needs and Concerns in the Filipino Population   
Lauren Yap, B.S., Shumenghui Zhai, MPH, Brenda Seals, PhD, MPH, Yumeng Xia, Hermie Aczon, Yin Tan, MD, MPH and Grace X. Ma, PhD
Board 8
Cultural mechanisms of stigma among Chinese mental health consumers   
Jenny Shen, BS, Jung Eui Hong, MA, Anna Yeo, BA, Jun Hong Chen, BA, Yidong Sun, BA, Jeffrey Wong, BA and Rong Rong (Ruby) Han, B.A.
Board 9
Psychosocial Factors and Mental Health among Asian Americans   
Fang Gong, Ph.D. and Jun Xu, Ph.D.

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

Organized by: Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health
Endorsed by: Caucus on Refugee and Immigrant Health