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Presentations supported by St. David’s CHPR funding

The following presentations have resulted from the St. David’s CHPR endowment support:

2017

  • Becker, H. (2017, April) “When do I get my brain back?” Addressing Cognitive Problems of Cancer Survivors, Invited Presentation at the 25th Annual Oncology Teaching Day: Th eSynergy and Symphony of Survivorship in Oncology Care, sponsored by United Health Services, Owega, New York.
  • Horner, S.D., Timmerman, G., & McWilliams, B. (2017, February). “Feasibility study of lifestyle health promotion intervention for school-aged children who have asthma.” Poster presentation at the Southern Nursing Research Society conference in Dallas, TX. February 22-24, 2017.
  • Lehrer, H.M., Dubois, S.K., & Steinhardt, M.A. Racial/ethnic differences in the relationship between hair cortisol and the Metabolic Syndrome. 75th Annual Meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society. March 2017. Seville, Spain.
  • Pounders, K. and Mason, M. (2017, July). Embodiment, illness, and gender: the intersected and disrupted identities of young women with breast cancer,” Will be presented at the Consumer Culture Theory Conference (Anaheim, CA).
  • Pounders, K. “(2017, April). Understanding Identity Issues Among Female AYAs with Breast Cancer. Will be presented at the Center for Health Communications lunchtime talk.
  • Radhakrishnan, K., Van Scoy, L.J., Saxena, S., Jillapalli, R., Kim, M. (2017, February). Community-based game intervention to improve South Asian Indians' engagement with advanced care planning: A pilot feasibility study. Poster/podium presentation at the 2017 Annual Southern Nursing Research Society (SNRS) conference in Dallas, TX.
  • Walker, L., Mackert, M., Vaughan, M., Sterling, B., Hendrickson, S., Guy, S., & Ahn, J. (2017, March). New Moms’ Use of New Media for Health Information and Support. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego.

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2016

  • Becker, H. (2016, September). Invited panelist, 2nd Metastatic Breast Cancer in the Workplace Symposium, sponsored by the Susan G. Komen Foundation, Austin, Texas.
  • Horner, S.D. (2016, March). “Incorporating biological and behavioral measures in nursing studies to address health problems.” Podium presentation at the 2016 National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists Conference, in Philadelphia, PA.
  • Jang, Y. (2016, June). Limited English Proficiency: Implications for Older Immigrants’ Health and Healthcare. Poster Presentation at the 2016 Joint World Conference on Social Work Education and Social Development, Seoul, Korea.
  • Lehrer, H.M., Dubois, S.K., Maslowsky, J., Laudenslager, M.L., & Steinhardt, M.A. Cortisol in hair predicts type 2 diabetes status in African-American adults. Presentation presented at the 74th Annual Meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, Denver, CO, March 2016.
  • Walker, L.O., Murphey, C., & Xie,B. (2016, March). Postpartum Behavioral and Psychosocial Healthcare: Missed Opportunities and Acceptability of Screening. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC.

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2015

  • Brown, S.A., Garcia, A.A., Steinhardt, M.A., Guevara, H. Moore, C., Brown, A. & Winter, M.A. (2015, April). Adapting a culturally-tailored diabetes self-management intervention for Hispanics in the workplace: Phase I, focus groups. Society of Behavioral Medicine 36th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions, San Antonio TX.
  • Brown, S.A., García, A.A., Steinhardt, M.A., Guevara, H., Moore, C., Brown, A., & Winter, M.A. (2015, September). Adapting a Culturally-Tailored Diabetes Self-Management Intervention for Hispanics in the Workplace: Focus Group Recommendations. Annual Meeting of Texas State Association of Occupational Health Nurses.
  • Ford, K.H., Kahlor, L., Liang, M., Yu, S., Dean, T. & Tijerina, C. (2015, February). Faults in the environment: Contextual predictors of little cigar/cigarillo (LCC) use and alteration. Poster presentation at the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Horner, S.D. “Is body weight a critical factor in childhood asthma?”  (2015, February). Poster presentation at the Southern Nursing Research Society conference in Tampa, FL.
  • Horner, S.D., Timmerman, G., Tyler, D., & McWilliams, B. (2015, February). “Using motivational interviewing and goal setting to promote health in school-aged children who have asthma.” Poster presentation at the Southern Nursing Research Society conference in Tampa, FL.
  • Horner, S.D., Timmerman, G., Tyler, D., McWilliams, B. (2015, May). “A healthy lifestyle & asthma self-management intervention for school-aged children.” Podium presentation at the 2015 Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists Conference, in Austin, TX.
  • Jang, Y., Park, N. S., Chiriboga, D. A., Yoon, H., & Kim, M. T. (2015). Risk factors for social isolation in older Korean Americans. Paper Presentation at the 2015 Seoul International Social Work Conference, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Lehrer, H.M., Steinhardt, M.A., & Ripperger-Suhler, K. DHEA in hair predicts type 2 prediabetes and diabetes status in African-American adults. Poster Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. April, 2015. San Antonio, TX.
  • Liang, M.C., Kahlor, L.A. & Ford, K.H. (2015, November). Exploring contextual predictors of poly-use of tobacco products among African American young adults. Presentation scheduled for 2015 American Public Health Association annual meeting in Chicago, IL.
  • Tovar, M. & Rew, D.L. (2015, April). The relationship of adolescents’ health-promoting behaviors and social connectedness with family communication and family satisfaction. Poster presentation at UT-Austin McCombs School of Business Annual Innovation in Health Care Delivery Systems Symposium, Austin, TX.
  • Walker, L.O., Xie, B., Sterling, B. & Hendrickson, S. (2015, April). Behavioral and psychosocial risks after pregnancy: Associations with postpartum health status. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Antonio, TX.

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2014

  • Becker, H. & Henneghan, A. (2014, April). Spinning tires: Exploring cancer survivors’ perceptions of chemobrain. Poster presented at 4th Annual Cowtown Oncology Symposium, Fort Worth, Texas. Poster previously presented at the annual Southern Nursing Research Society conference, February 2014, in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Harrison, T., Walker, J. & Delville, C. (November 2014). Activity effort and stress in women with mobility disability. Poster presentation at The Gerontological Society of America’s 67th Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, D.C.
  • Jang, Y., Yoon, H., & Kim, M. (2014, April). Dental Care Utilization and Unmet Need in Older Korean Americans. Paper Presentation at the 5th Annual Innovation in Healthcare Delivery Systems Symposium, UT McCombs School of Business, Austin, TX.
  • Jang, Y., Yoon, H., An, S., & Kim, M. T. (2014, November). The Vulnerability of Older Ethnic Immigrants with Limited English Proficiency. Poster Presentation at the Gerontological Society of America's 67th Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, DC.
  • Jang, Y., Yoon, H., Park, N. S., Chiriboga, D. A., & Kim, M. T. (2014, November). Dental Care Utilization and Unmet Dental Needs in Older Korean Americans. Paper Presentation at the Gerontological Society of America's 67th Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, DC.
  • Kintner, E. K., Echavarría, M., & Guillet, N., (2014, March) Translation of a Spanish-English bilingual academic health education program for older school-age students with asthma. Poster accepted for presentation at the Midwest Nursing Research Society 38th Annual Research Conference, St. Louis, MO.
  • Kintner, E.K., Echavarría, M. & Guillet, N. (2014, April). Delivery of a Spanish-English bilingual academic health education program for older school-age students with asthma. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the St. David’s Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research in Underserved Populations, Austin, TX.
  • Manning, A., & Horner, S.D. (2014, April). Exploring healthy living and asthma quality of life. Poster presentation at the 2014 St. David’s CHPR conference, Austin, Texas.
  • Ogunsanya ME, Brown CM, Odedina FT, Barner JC, Corbell B, Adedipe T. (2014, November). Current engagement in prostate cancer risk-reduction behaviors among Black males less than 40 years old. 2014 Biennial Science of Global Prostate Cancer Disparities In Black Men Conference, Montego Bay, Jamaica.
  • Ogunsanya, M.E., Brown, C.M., Odedina, F.T., Barner, J.C., Corbell, B., Adedipe, T. (2014, December). Intentions to screen for prostate cancer - A cross-sectional survey of Black men less than 40 years old. 2014 National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) Grantees' Conference, National Harbor, MD.
  • Stuifbergen, A., Becker, H., Schnyer, R., Kullberg, V., Morrison, J., Wommack, J. & Henneghan, A. (2014, May). Feasibility of combining group acupuncture with a wellness intervention for women with MS. Presentation at the international annual meeting of the Consortium of MS Centers, Dallas, Texas.
  • Yoon, H., Jang, Y., & Xie, B. (2014, November). Computer use and computer anxiety in older Korean Americans. Poster Presentation at the Gerontological Society of America's 67th Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, DC.

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2013

  • An, S., Choi, N. G. (2013, November, Juried). Qualitative feedback from older-adult participants in "Better Choices, Better Health." Presented at the 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA.
  • Choi, N. (2013, April.)  “Introduction to "Better Choices, Better Health."  Invited presentation for the members of the City of Austin Integrated Care Collaboration (members of the City of Austin Health Department, federally qualified health care centers, and aging services council).
  • Choi, N. (2013, May). “A feasibility Study and outcomes of "Better Choices, Better Health."  Invited presentation for the members of the Williamson/Travis County Integrated Care Collaboration Services Committee (members of County Health Department, federally qualified health care centers, and aging services council).
  • Choi, N. (2013, November). “Low-income homebound older adults’ participation in an online disease self-management program,” at The Gerontological Society of America's 66th Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, LA from November 20-24, 2013.
  • Choi, N. G. & An, S. (2013, November, Juried). Low-income homebound older adults' participation in an online disease self-management program. Presented at the 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA.
  • Yeh, T., Watkins, I., Alharbi, K., Xie, B., Gao, J., Salamah, A., & Tseng, J. (2013, November). Improving eHealth tutorials for older adults through participatory design: Pilot testing the Online Tutorial Overlay Presenter (OnTOP) 2.0. Presented at the Gerontological Society of America's 66th Annual Scientific Meeting. New Orleans, LA.

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