Volume 60, Number 14 November 12, 2012
Assistant Professor of Health Education Rick Harvey gave the invited presentations "Psychoneuroimmunology" and "Stress Profiling" at the 38th annual conference of the Biofeedback Society of California in Burlingame Nov. 2-4.
The following Health Education faculty members presented at the 2012 meeting of the American Public Health Association in San Francisco, Oct. 28 through Oct. 30:
Professor Adam Burke and Assistant Professor Jun Wang co-presented the posters "Predictors of Colorectal Cancer Screening Behavior and Physician Recommendation Among Chinese American Immigrants" and "Health Literacy Needs of Older Chinese Americans."
Professor Adam Burke co-presented the papers "Patient Perceptions of Communication Practices of Traditional and Allopathic Providers" and "Factors Associated with Colorectal Cancer Screening Adoption Among Chinese Americans: A Stages of Change Perspective."
Associate Professor Juliana van Olphen co-presented the poster "Measures, methods, and evaluation in CBPR."
Assistant Professor Emma Sanchez-Vaznaugh presented the papers "Is BMI different among Asian American Ethnic Subgroups based on nativity and US-length of residence?" and "Population-Level Trends Analyses of Childhood Obesity in California: Do Contextual Factors Modify the Trends?"
Assistant Professor Rick Harvey presented the paper "Primary Prevention of School Bullying: An Assessment of a Bay Area Elementary School."
Associate Professor Lisa Moore presented the paper "Progressive Pedagogy Across the Lifespan."
Associate Professor Jose Ramon Fernandez-Pena presented the paper "The Welcome Back Initiative."
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