JSPH Present at American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition
Jefferson School of Population Health (JSPH) is excited to recognize their faculty that presented at this year’s American Public Health Association (APHA) 140th Annual Meeting and Exposition. This event was held in San Francisco, California October 27-31, 2012. It is the oldest and largest gathering of public health professionals in the world, attracting more than 13,000 national and international physicians, administrators, nurses, educators, researchers, epidemiologists and related health specialists. APHA's meeting addresses current and emerging health science, policy and practice issues in an effort to prevent disease and promote health.
JSPH faculty presentations for the 2012 Annual Meeting are listed below:
- Session 3117.0: Evidence-Based Community Health Interventions for African American Communities Abstract 256867: Brawer R, Plumb JD – Career Support Network – Integrating Workforce Development, Occupational Therapy and Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Programs
- Session 4180.0: Promoting Careers in Public Health Abstract 256872: Plumb JD, Brawer R, Simmons R, Santana A – College Within the College (CwiC) – Population Health in Medical Education
- Session 4266.0: Legal approaches to advancing population health Abstract 267445: Shannon Mace, JD, MPH; Daniel Atkins, JD 2, Martha Romney, RN, MS, JD, MPH Rickie O. Brawer, PhD MPH –Preventive Law as Preventive Medicine: The Medical-Legal Partnership Model
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