PCH Culminating Experience Presentations - Spring 2018

SPH Faculty, Staff, and Students are invited to attend the Culminating Experience presentations (20 minutes each including questions) by our PCH MPH candidates this Thursday and Friday, May 3-4, 2018.

Please arrive 5 minutes before the presentation you would like to attend out of respect to the presenter, we ask that no one enter the room during the presentation.







Thursday, May 3 -- HP & PHCM Tracks

 (full schedule linked above)

301 Conference Room - GWSPH

  • The Influence of Family Structure on Youth Mental Health and Academic Performance
  • Needs Assessment of Intimate Partner Violence Victimization Among Bisexual People in the United States: A Systematic Review
  • Impacts of an Educational and Social Support Program on Youth with Type 1 Diabetes: An Outcomes Evaluation of American Diabetes Association Camps
  • Exploring Stress as a Moderator for Dietary Outcomes Among Young Adults
  • Examining the Effect of Physical Activity on Active Stress Management Mechanisms
  • Examining Race, Weight and Mental Health Among Young Adults
  • Examining Social Perceptions of Weight and Diet Among Young Adults
  • Exploring the Relationship Among Role Models, Physical Activity, and Dietary Behaviors Among Young Adults Enrolled in a Weight Management Trial
  • Social Support, Physical Activity, and Dietary Behaviors among College Students: An Analysis from the Healthy Body Healthy U (HBHU) trial
  • Black-White Differences in the Relationship between Body Mass Index and Sexual Risk Behaviors among Adolescent Girls Residing in Toledo, Ohi
  • Mothers’ Attitudes and Beliefs Towards Early Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Formative Research to Inform a Communication Plan 
  • Dose of Exposure and Engagement Effects of a Communications Booster Intervention on Health and Behavioral Outcomes of a Group Lifestyle BalanceTM Program
  • California College Age Student Smoking Behaviors: An Analysis of the 2014 University of California System Campus Smoking Ban
  • Effects of Polysubstance Use on Cessation Rates Among Pregnant Tobacco Users at One-Month Follow-Up
  • The Zika Study: A Zika Prevention Program for Citizens of Trinidad and Tobago


Friday, May 4 -- COPC MCH Tracks 

(full schedules linked above)

COPC - 601 Conference Room - GWSPH

  • Effects of Migration on Sexual Behavior of Adolescents in Ghana
  • Integrated Primary and Behavioral Healthcare Outcomes
  • Normative Influences in High-Risk Driving Behaviors among Male and Female Adolescents in Serbia
  • A cross-sectional study on depressive symptoms and risk factors for depressive symptoms for Latino youth
  • Chronic Disease Management Amongst Refugee and Immigrant Patients Seen Through the Newcomers Health Program at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.
  • HIV Stigma among Healthcare Providers who Attended the International Conference on Stigma
  • Culture and Diet among Mary's Center Patients
  • Using QCA to Uncover the Upstream Factors Impairing Diabetes Self-Management Among Residents of a Subsidized Housing Community in Ward 7, Washington, DC 
  • Policies and Procedures for Obstetric Emergencies

MCH - 301 Conference Room

  • Evaluation of the WASH Communications Campaign of Alive & Thrive Bangladesh
  • Depression, Substance Use and Women’s Health: A Secondary Data Analysis
  • The Role of Family Peer Support: An Exploratory Analysis of Perceptions of Seeking Mental Health Care for One’s Child
  • Analysis of the Determinants of School and Community Engagement among Parents and Family Members in Binghamton, NY
  • Immigration policy impacts on Latin@ mental health 
  • Postpartum Priorities: An assessment of new mothers' health concerns and perceptions of care
  • Mental Health Treatment as a Moderator of the Relationship Between ACEs and School Engagement in Adolescents
  • Mental Health Perceptions Among Black and African American Girls in Wards 7 and 8
  • Birth Outcomes in Relation to Maternal and Neonatal Demographic and Clinical Variables
  • Correlation between social media and internet activities and texting in one hand and Positive Youth Development(PYD) in the other hand among Latino adolescents
  • A qualitative analysis of the factors that influence contraceptive decision-making among adolescent girls and women in Washington, DC
  • Connecting Subjective Well-being, Violence and Health among South Asian Women in the U.S.
  • Analysis of Girl Rising India Baseline Interviews
  • Analysis of ACEs and trauma-informed programming in United States schools
  • Changes in Payment of Preterm Births in a Post-ACA Insurance Market
  • Gender-Based Violence in Haiti: Understanding the Role of Social Norm

Email PrevCommHlth@gwu.edu with any questions.