Accepted Abstracts to the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting

Seven abstracts that were submitted by CCHD faculty and staff have been accepted for the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting which will be held in Chicago from October 31 – November 4. A list of accepted abstracts is below:

An Access to Care Model Illustrating Individual and Community-Level Predictors between Urban and Rural Populations. Whitney Garney, Ken McLeroy & Jim Burdine.

Assessment of patient satisfaction of telehealth services to underserved communities in rural Texas. U. Ghumman, Whitney Garney, Carly McCord, Alejandra Sequeira, Jeremy Saenz, Jessica Chang & Tim Elliott.

Comparison of Risk and Well-being Scores among Minorities and Caucasians Utilizing Telepsychology Services. William Bell, Alejandra Sequeira, Olufunmilola Osofundiya, Jessica Chang, Carly McCord, Timothy Elliott.

Developing a stackable CHW certification curriculum with an emphasis on mental health as part of an integrated care model. Katharine Nimmons, Eron Manusov, John Ronnau, Nick Nevers, Francisco Fernandez, Deepu George, Paula Saldana, & Dinorah Martinez.

Physical Activity Changes in Exergames over Time. Whitney Garney & Ken McLeroy.

Soliciting and incorporating CHW/promotora feedback: Lessons learned from a cancer education program in South Texas. Katharine Nimmons, Julie St. John, Christopher E. Beaudoin, Paula Saldana, & Dinorah Martinez.

What we leave behind: Factors influencing community institutionalization of public health projects. Angela Alaniz, Ken McLeroy, & Whitney Garney.