American Public Health Association Meeting

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 10-14 in San Diego, CA.

CPH Alumni & Friends Reception

College of Public Health alumni and friends planning to attend the APHA Annual Meeting in San Diego, 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 12, 2018
6:30 to 8 p.m.
Water Grill – San Diego
2nd Floor
615 J Street, San Diego, CA 92101

The reception venue is located 3 blocks, or about a 10-minute walk from the San Diego Convention Center. For those driving, the Water Grill – San Diego has valet parking ($15), or one block away there is a public parking garage at 6th and K St ($6).

For questions, contact Tara McKee.

CPH Presentations

The following College of Public Health faculty, staff, and students and other University of Iowa colleagues will be presenting at APHA.

Day Time Title Presenter
Sun 11/11 1:30 – 2:30 PM  Perceptions of Masculinity among Latinx College Men: A Qualitative Study Jason D. Daniel-Ulloa, William Liu, Shannon Stuart-Maver, Enrique Smith
Sun 11/11 1:30 – 2:30 PM  Psychosocial factors contributing to uncontrolled hypertension among Latinos residing in a micropolitan city in the Midwest  Adriana Maldonado, Barbara Baquero, Rebecca Bucklin, Estefany Guido, Cindy Chavez, Ana Duarte, Noel Palma, Edith A. Parker
Sun 11/11 4:30 – 5:30 PM  Racial/ethnic and gender differences in substance use treatment utilization in prisons and jails versus non-correctional settings George Pro, Paul A. Gilbert
Mon 11/12 1:00 – 2:00 PM Distribution and determinants of Telemedical care usage in California  Aditya Stanam
Mon 11/12 1:00 – 2:00 PM Characteristics associated with medication assisted therapies among substance abuse treatment facilities within the Department of Veterans Affairs  Priyanka Vakkalanka, Bill Field, Ryan Carnahan
Mon 11/12 1:00 – 2:00 PM Encouraging Personal Responsibility in a State Medicaid Expansion Program: The Role of Efficacy and Threat in Motivating Completion of Incentivized Behaviors  Patrick Brady, Natoshia M. Askelson, Brad Wright, Suzanne Bentler, Elizabeth Momany, Peter Damiano
Mon 11/12 1:00 – 2:00 PM Exploring the Disparities in the Needs of Foreign and US Born Expectant and Parenting Community College Students Grace Ryan, Natoshia M. Askelson, Gina Chieffo, Carolyn Hoemann, Felicia Pieper
Mon 11/12 1:00 – 2:00 PM Use of Medical cannabis by older Coloradans Brian Kaskie 
Mon 11/12 1:00 – 2:30 PM Strategies to implement behavioral health services in practice settings: A Mental Health and ATOD collaborative session  Paul A. Gilbert
Mon 11/12 2:00 – 2:20 PM Religious Collaboration and Patient Satisfaction Among Faith-Based Groups and Health Facilities in Western Kenya  William Story 
Mon 11/12 3:00 – 3:20 PM  Changing the Conversation: The Health Equity Advancement Lab’s Pedagogy for Public Health Jason D. Daniel-Ulloa, Adriana Maldonado, Paul A. Gilbert, Rebecca Bucklin, Rima Afifi, Barbara Baquero, Briana Woods-Jaeger
Mon 11/12 8:30 – 8:45 AM  Content and language of cyberagression: A mixed methods study of middle school smartphone users  Padmini Srinivasan, Shelly Campo, Karen Heimer, Corinne Peek-Asa, Octav Chipara
Mon 11/12 8:50 – 9:10 AM  Examining public health practitioners’ experiences implementing a healthy food retail intervention into Midwestern Latino communities: The case study of Shop Healthy Iowa  Isabella C. De Soriano, Rebecca Bucklin, Lauren Slagel, Barbara Baquero
Mon 11/12 10:30 – 11:30 AM Association between Parental Monitoring and Electronic Violence Perpetration and Victimization among Children Rachel Young, Melissa Tully  
Mon 11/12 10:30 – 11:30 AM Access to dental care: The role of the oral health workforce Jennifer Sukalski, Julie Reynolds  
Mon 11/12 10:30 – 11:30 AM Effect of Parent-Child Communication on Responses to Electronic Aggression among Parent-Child Dyads  Rachel Young, Melissa Tully 
Mon 11/12 10:30 – 11:30 AM Face-to-face and cyberbullying victimization: Measurement through two data sources  Corinne Peek-Asa, Karen Heimer, Shelly Campo, Octav Chipara, Padmini Srinivasan 
Mon 11/12 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM  Triangulating Data to Better Understand Barriers to Success in Networks of Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) Programs  Anne Abbott
Tues 11/13 1:00 – 2:00 PM Examining Nutrition Knowledge, Attitudes, and Preferences in Rural, Fourth Grade Students: Implications for Future Nutrition Interventions  Patrick Brady, Grace Ryan, Natoshia M. Askelson, Cristian Meier
Tues 11/13 1:00 – 2:00 PM Best practices in assessment and care continuity involving hospital-based dental treatment for individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities Lyubov Slashcheva 
Tues 11/13 1:00 – 2:00 PM Social host liability: Awareness, enforcement, and ways to improve alcohol policy in Iowa  Lena Thompson, Elijah Olivas, Leighton O. Hill, Paul A. Gilbert,
Tues 11/13 3:00 – 3:15 PM  Community-based savings groups, empowerment, and maternal health service use  Halkeno Tura, William Story 
Tues 11/13 3:00 – 4:00 PM  State Assisted Living Policy Environment Dynamics from 2007-2017 Seamus Taylor, Brian Kaskie
Tues 11/13 3:20 – 3:40 PM  Disrupting Restrictive ID Policies: Evaluating Racial Differences in Carding Experiences & Acceptance of a Local Government-Issued ID  Nicole Novak
Tues 11/13 3:45 – 4:00 PM  Community-based savings groups, domestic violence, and maternal depression: Evidence from Mozambique Toluwani Adekunle, Halkeno Tura 
Tues 11/13 3:45 – 4:00 PM  How systems for health must go beyond the traditional building blocks and address community health to sustain maternal, newborn and child health progress  William Story 
Tues 11/13 5:20 – 5:40 PM  Impact of telemedicine on Emergency Department (ED) disposition: A pre-post study design of an ED-based telemedicine program in Critical Access Hospitals Nabil Natafgi, Nicholas Mohr, Marcia Ward
Tues 11/13 6:00 – 6:20 PM  Enhancing Patient Education for Low-Health Literacy Populations Anne Abbott, Grace Ryan 
Tues 11/13 11:00 – 11:15 AM  Building the capacity – examining the impact of evidence-based public health trainings in Europe: A mixed methods approach  Anjali Deshpande 
Wed 11/14 8:30 – 8:45 AM Emerging actions, relations and interference of non-state actors after the 2014 Mexican soda tax implementation  Rima Afifi 
Wed 11/14 8:30 – 10:00 AM Establishing a community-based participatory research partnership in a new destination micropolitan community in the Midwest Edith A. Parker, Barbara Baquero, Jason D. Daniel-Ulloa, Heidi Haines, Christine M. Kava, Nicole Novak 
Wed 11/14 9:00 – 9:15 AM  University policies that govern receipt of funds from for-profit corporations: A review of 50 institutions with public health programs worldwide Rima Afifi 


Questions or comments? Contact Tara McKee. This page was last reviewed on October 16, 2018.