Online Program

African American Health: Impacting all areas of our life

Monday, November 2, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: discuss the multiple ways African American life is affected and impacted by various disparities and social determinants.

Table 1
My Sista's Keeper: Giving Voice to the Experiences of Violence Against and Among Black Girls   
LeConte Dill, DrPH, MPH, Sharena Soutar-Frith, MPH, Elizabeth Ige, MSW, Alecia Johnson, MPH, Shanna-Kay Townsend, MPH and Britany Thomas, MPH
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Separate and Not Equal: The Impact of Modern Day Segregation on Health Inequities   
Erin Raymond, MPH Candidate, Tiffany Ford, MPH Candidate, Aleia Mays, MPH Candidate and Amanda Dougherty, MPH Candidate
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Prostate cancer knowledge in African American men following physician consultations: Am I clear on what the doctor ordered?   
Laura Stiel, MA, Leanne Burnham, BS, Carlos Casiano, PhD, Colwick Wilson, PhD and Susanne Montgomery, PhD, MPH, MS

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

Organized by: Black Caucus of Health Workers
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, International Health, Women's Caucus, Asian & Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, Community Health Planning and Policy Development, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights, Caucus on Public Health and the Faith Community

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)