GWSPH Faculty, Staff and Students Presenting at APHA 2018

Are you headed to San Diego for APHA's Annual Meeting, November 10-14, 2018? Be sure to check out the presentations of GWSPH faculty, staff and students:
Saturday, Nov. 10
Sandy Hoar, Assistant Clinical Professor, Global Health
Presentation: "How a grassroots social survey can empower Community Health Workers (CHWs) and transform community-based healthcare delivery" (As part of the Community-Based Primary Care Workshop: Community Health Workers as Transformative Agents for Health Equity)
Time and location: 8 a.m., San Diego Convention Center, Room #28BCDE
Richard Riegelman, Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Founding Dean
Presentation: "Community Colleges and Public Health" (as part of ASPPH Undergraduate Public Health Network; attendance limited to faculty)
Time: 2 - 5 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 11
Shanell Folger, Student, BS/MPH Candidate for Global Environmental Health
Presentation: "Assessing psychophysiological effects of malodorous pollutants in residents of Leandrinho, Bahia, Brazil: A Pilot Study using a WhatsApp-based Questionnaire"
Time: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Ans Irfan, DrPh student, Professional Lecturer, Environmental and Occupational Health
Presentation: "Role of Education in Health Equity - The Interplay of Migration Status, Education, and Earnings Among US Farmworkers: An Exploratory Analysis of the National Agricultural Workers Survey (NAWS)"
Time: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Kim Robien, Associate Professor, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
Presentation: "Greater participation in the Produce Plus healthy food incentive program supports food security" (GWSPH student Kevin Mathieu is also a presenter.)
Time and location: 4:30 - 05:30 p.m., 2097.0 FN Section Poster Session 4
Tuesday, Nov. 13
Wendy Ellis, Project Director, Building Community Resilience, Redstone Center  
Presentation: "Community Resilience: A Framework for Equity"
Time and location: 8:30 a.m., Convention Center Room 33A

Ansely Waters, MPH student, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Poster presentation: "Development of a survey to examine the association between relationship status and HPV vaccination behavior"
Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Kritica Joshi, MPH student, Prevention and Community Health, COPC Program
Presentation: "Role of Cultural Competency in Developing mHealth Technology to Combat Childhood Obesity Amongst Female Adolescent African-Americans"
Time: 10:30-12:00 p.m.

W. Douglas Evans, Professor, Prevention and Community Health
Presentation: "Design and evaluation of a branded narrative story-based intervention to promote HPV vaccination in Rwanda"
Time: 1-2:30 p.m.
Ans Irfan, DrPh student, Professional Lecturer, Environmental and Occupational Health
Presentation: "Climate-Induced Natural Disasters and Suicide - An Equity Perspective of Mental Health: A Systematic Literature Review"
Time: 1-2 p.m.
Kuan-Lung Daniel Chen, Senior Research Associate, Building Community Resilience, Redstone Center
Presentation: "Developing Metrics for Assessing Cross-sector Partnerships and Foster Equity: The Building Community Resilience Data Dashboard Surveys"
Time and location: 3-4 p.m., poster presentation (exhibit hall)
Presentation: "BCR 2017: Two Years into Our Journey"
Time and location: 8:30-10 a.m., APHA GPH Film Festival Session 3
Presentation: "Reading, Writing and Resilience"
Time and location: 3-4:30 p.m., FF11 APHA GPH Film Festival Session 6

DaRel Barksdale, DrPh candidate, Prevention and Community Health
Presentation: "From the Pulpit to the Pew: Pastoral Views on African American Churches as Resources for HIV/STI Prevention"
Time: 4-4:20 p.m.
Joy Eckert, Research Associate, Health Policy and Management
Presentation: "Characteristics of Trials Associated with Drugs Approved by the FDA in 2015 and 2016"
Time: 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 14 
Khadidiatou Ndiaye, Assistant Professor, Global Health
Presentation: "Promise of health hotlines to address sexual and reproductive health knowledge gaps in developing countries"
Time: " 8:30-10 a.m.

GWSPH Reception

Join us for the GWSPH Alumni and Friends Reception on Monday, Nov. 12 from 6-8:30 p.m! Register here.

November 10-14 | San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California