American Public Health Association Meeting

Join us at the American Public Health Association CPH Alumni and Friends Reception Monday, November 7, 2022 in Boston.

Join us at APHA!

The American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition is the premier public health educational forum in the United States. This year, the meeting will take place November 6-9, 2022 in Boston, MA.

CPH Alumni & Friends Reception

College of Public Health alumni and friends planning to attend the APHA Annual Meeting in Boston, or those who will be in the area, are invited to catch up with fellow alumni and faculty, staff, and students at a reception hosted by the college.

Monday, November 7, 2022
6:30 to 8 p.m.
Flight Club Darts Boston
2nd Floor – Harbor Room
60 Seaport Blvd., Suite 215, Boston, MA 02210

The reception venue is located about a 12-minute walk from the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center and is next to the MBTA Silver Line SL2 Courthouse bus stop. Public parking is available below the reception venue with garage entrance at 75 Sleeper Street, Boston.

Public Health Expo

Find the UI College of Public Health in the exhibit hall — booth 1428 (Map).

CPH Presentations

A list of College of Public Health faculty, staff, and students and other University of Iowa colleagues presenting at APHA:

DayTimeTitlePresenter
Sun 11/61:00 – 2:00 PM Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorder among Hispanics: Taking a closer look at Hispanic cultural variablesReyna de los Angeles Hernandez,  Paul Holdefer, Sydney Evans, Loulwa Soweid, Paul A. Gilbert, Grant Brown
Sun 11/61:00 – 2:00 PM Definitions of recovery vary by history of alcohol services use: Findings from a national sample of adults with a prior alcohol problemPaul Gilbert, Loulwa Soweid, Sydney Evans, Paul Holdefer, Grant Brown, Anne Helene Skinstad
Sun 11/61:00 – 2:00 PM 99 in 99Lina Tucker Reinders, Kim Novy 
Sun 11/61:00 – 2:00 PM Applying a Systems-based Approach to Public Health Workforce DevelopmentLaurie Walkner, Lina Tucker Reinders
Sun 11/62:30 – 3:30 PMExploring inequities in adolescent vaccination rates in new destination communities: An ecological analysis of immunization registry dataGrace Ryan, Nicole Novak, Amanda Kahl, Seungwon Kim, Youn Soo Jung, Bethany Kintigh, Don Callaghan, Margaret Carrel, Natoshia Askelson
Sun 11/62:30 – 3:30 PMPlace matters: A qualitative investigation comparing hypertension management among Latinos in established and new Latino destinationAdriana Maldonado, Barbara Baquero, Rima Afifi, Richard M. Hoffman, Paul A. Gilbert
Sun 11/62:30 – 3:30 PMTreatment for Alcohol Use Disorder among Hispanics: Taking a closer look at Hispanic cultural variablesReyna de los Angeles Hernandez, Sydney Evans, Paul Holdefer, Loulwa Soweid, Paul A. Gilbert, Grant Brown
Sun 11/64:00 – 5:00 PMAssessing Prevalence of Weight-Related Comorbidities in Adolescents with Obesity from a Clinical Cohort in a Tertiary Care Weight Management ClinicBayan Issa
Sun 11/64:00 – 5:00 PMParent education and training needs for multiple-forms of violence prevention: Results from a state-level surveyAnne Abbott, Kari Harland, Devin Spolsdoff, Monica Goedken
Sun 11/64:00 – 5:00 PMTeen dating violence programming implementation in Iowa schools: Perceptions of school counselors and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemicLibby Fry, Rima Afifi, Kari Harland 
Mon 11/71:00 – 2:00 PM Among critically ill adolescents, the unvaccinated bear the major disease burden of severe COVID-19Ashlesha Kaushik
Mon 11/71:00 – 2:00 PM Epidemiology of COVID-19 in patients aged 0-21 years at tertiary care centers in the upper Midwest during the first peak of the COVID-19 pandemicAshlesha Kaushik
Mon 11/73:00 – 4:00 PMPandemic in the Heartland: Examining Governance and Decision-Making During Early COVID-19 Response in IowaAustin Wu
Mon 11/73:00 – 4:00 PMA discourse analysis of disaster myths and community perceptions in two Iowa cities impacted by floodingChelsea Hicks, PhD, Brandi Janssen, Eric Tate, Carri Casteel
Tues 11/89:00 – 9:15 AMExpectations of Stigmatized Gay, Bisexual, and other Men who have Sex with Men (GBMSM) from Healthcare Providers in Clinical Settings in ZambiaOluwafemi Adeagbo
Tues 11/89:00 – 9:15 AM Fueling the Future’, An innovative poverty reduction program in Muscatine IowaRima Afifi, Heidi Hanes, Amanda Sursely, Sarah Diner, Emily Jensen
Tues 11/810:30 – 11:30 AM Medication Lists to Identify Eligibility for Deprescribing in the Medication Empowerment and Deprescribing for Safety (MEDS) StudyJonathan Davis, Crystal Garcia-Auguste, Korey Kennelty, Jeffery Reist, Andrew Fogner, Ericka Klinger, Ryan Carnahan, Carri Casteel
Tues 11/810:30 – 11:30 AM Challenges and Opportunities Implementing Evidence-Based Interventions in Rural Primary Care Clinics to Increase HPV Vaccination UptakeEliza Steere, Helaina Thompson, Grace Ryan, Eliza Daly, Natoshia Askelson
Tues 11/81:00 – 2:00 PM Feasibility of virtual intervention delivery for older adults in a clinical trial being conducted in rural clinics in IowaCrystal Garcia-Auguste, Angela Shanahan, Andrew Fogner, Julie Weldon, Ericka Klinger, Jonathan Davis, Korey Kennelty, Carri Casteel
Tues 11/82:30 – 4:00 PMWhat are the Health Outcome Consequences Associated with Differences in Medical Malpractice Liability Laws?Cole Chapman
Tues 11/83:00 – 3:15 PMSupporting a culture of mental health and well-being among Iowa’s public health workforceSharon Miller, Lina Tucker Reinders, Laurie Walkner
Tues 11/83:00 – 4:00 PMA Community Participatory Approach to Creating Contextually-tailored mHealth Notifications to Promote Health Equity: myBPmyLife Project.Abby Hellem
Tues 11/83:00 – 4:00 PM“We were the forgotten ones” – Stigma, stress, coping, and wellbeing among last responders during the COVID-19 pandemicRima Afifi, Sydney Zarate-Sada, Jorge Calderon, Mark Vander Weg, Elizabeth Fry, Natalie Peters, Jasinaremi Robledo, Hanh Pham, Daniel Sewell 
Tues 11/83:15 – 3:30 PMRole of neighborhood physical disorder and social cohesion on racial and ethnic disparities in dementia riskYi Wang
Wed 11/98:30 – 8:45 AM Racial and ethnic differences in recovery definitions: Findings from a national sample of adults with a prior alcohol problemPaul Holdefer, Sydney Evans, Reyna de los Ángeles Hernández, Loulwa Soweid, Grant Brown, Paul Gilbert
Wed 11/911:00 – 11:15 AM Relationship between HIV-related Stigma and Resilience on Viral Suppression and Mental Health among People Living with HIV in NigeriaOluwafemi Adeagbo
Wed 11/911:15 – 11:30 AM Dental care use among children and adolescents in Medicaid: associations with state-level Medicaid policy factors and provider availabilityJulie Reynolds, Cari Comnick, Tessa Heeren, Peter Damiano, Xian Jin Xie

For questions, contact Tara McKee.