Online Program

Poster: Education for the Health of Latino Communities

Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Board 1
Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge about sex and contraception among Rural Latinos   
Arlette Chávez, A. Paula Cupertino, PhD and Romina Barral, MD
Board 3
1. Improving Hispanic Health through an Integrative Approach: Outcomes from the Canyon Ranch Institute Life Enhancement Program   
Andrew Pleasant, PhD, Chuck Palm, MPH, Jennifer Cabe, MA, Nancy Johnson, RN PhD, Paloma Hernandez, MS, MPH, Caitlin Maish, B.S. and Richard Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS
Board 4
Assessing acculturation levels of Spanish speaking Hispanic adults accessing healthcare services at community health centers in the Midwest   
Armando De Alba, MD, MPH, Denise H. Britigan, PhD, MA, CHES and Patrik Johansson, MD MPH
Board 5
Community Perspectives -- Latinos & Intimate Partner Violence   
Shireen Rajaram, Ph.D., Ana Barrios, B.A., Elisha Novak, M.A., Jossy Rogers, B.A., Sandra Leal and Ashvita Garg, M.B.B.S.
Board 6
JUNTOS Health Disparities Cross-cultural Education Pipeline Internship   
Kendra Cruz, BS, Paula Cupertino, PhD, Mariana Ramirez, MSW, Liliana Abdualla-Martinez, Johana Bravo de los Rios, BS, Montserrat Jimenez, BS, Victor Martinez Zavala, MD and Jehieli Arteta Juarez
Board 7
Demonstrating a Need for Improved Reach and Retention of Latinos in the National Diabetes Prevention Program   
Natalie D. Ritchie, PhD, Liesel Christoe-Frazier, MA and Rocio I. Pereira, MD
Board 8
Community Engagement Approach to address Parental Perceptions of Their Children's Weight Status among Low-Income Hispanic Populations   
Maria C. Mejia de Grubb, MD, MPH, Robert Levine, MD, Sandra Gonzalez, MSSW, LCSW, Roger Zoorob, MD MPH FAAFP and William Mkanta, PhD
Board 9
Examination of a chronic disease self-management curriculum and self-efficacy among Latino adults   
Angela Gutierrez, MPH(c), Lilia Espinoza, Ph.D., Dana N. Rutledge, RN, PhD and Jessie Jones, Ph.D.

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

Organized by: Latino Caucus
Endorsed by: Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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