Minority Health Institute 2003

 
9th Annual Summer Public Health Research Institute
and Videoconference on Minority Health
 
 
June 9-13, 2003
 
Research Towards the Elimination of Disparities
 
Research Towards the Elimination of Health Disparities
Deputy Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
 
Robert W. Ryder, MD, MSc, Moderator
Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
Innovations in HIV Prevention with Latina and African American Women at High Risk
Professor, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University
 

Conceptualization and Measurement of Race and Ethnicity
 
Genomic Definition of Self and Group Identity: Implications for Biomedical Research
Associate Professor, Department of Genetic Epidemiology, Howard University
Director, Genetic Epidemiology Unit, National Human Genome Center, Howard University
 
Andrea Weathers, MD, DrPH, Moderator
Department of Maternal and Child Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
Racial and Ethnic Data Issues for Epidemiologic Studies
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland
 
Sacoby Wilson, MS, Moderator
Doctoral Candidate, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 

 
Bringing Data to Bear on Understanding Health Disparities
 
Using Health and Family Data from the National Center for Health Statistics to Study Health Disparities
Demographer, National Survey of Family Growth, National Center for Health Statistics
 
Annice E. Kim, MPH, Moderator
Doctoral Candidate, Department of Health Behavior, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
African Americans and HIV: Context and Epidemiology
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
Ahinee Amamoo, MPH, Moderator
Biostatistician, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Antonio L. Estrada, PhD
The Development, Implementation, and Assessment of a Culturally Innovative HIV/AIDS Intervention for Hispanic Drug Injectors
Professor, Department of Mexican American Studies, University of Arizona
Director, Mexican American Studies and Research Center, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Arizona
 
Guadalupe X. Ayala, PhD, MPH, Moderator
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 
Roots of American Indian/Alaska Native: Indigenous Health Disparities
Executive Director, National Native American AIDS Prevention Center
 
Ursula Tsosie, Moderator
MSPH Student, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Health Disparities Research at Historically Black Colleges and Universities with Public Health Programs
 
Racial Disparity in Infant Mortality Among African American Women: A Comparative Study
Assistant Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Department of Health and Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Florida A&M University
 
Cynthia M. Harris, PhD, Moderator
Director, Public Health Institute, Florida A&M University
 
Seat Belt Use Among African Americans: Utilizing Key Stakeholders to Decrease the Disparity
Director, Environmental and Occupational Health, Meharry Medical College
 
Denicia Fowler
Postdoctoral Student, Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Morgan State University

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