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NCI Staff at APHA 2013

NCI Staff at APHA 2013

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) will be participating at the American Public Health Association (APHA) 141st Annual Meeting from November 2-6, 2013 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, MA.

At APHA, take the opportunity to learn more about NCI's funding opportunities, staff, research, cancer control programs, hiring processes and more!

  • Meet NCI staff and get information about upcoming funding opportunities
  • Order free NCI publications from Virtual Publications Rack
  • Talk with NCI staff about current research and ways to be involved at the Grantmakers RoundTable
  • Attend sessions involving NCI staff and NCI research
  • Learn about NCI  activities actively working to overcome cancer health disparities through research and training at the NCI Kiosk
  • Learn more about NCI's cancer control programs like smokefree.gov
  • Attend NCI's Meet The Experts

* Please note that locations are changing. Check back for updated information

SESSIONS INVOLVING NCI STAFF at APHA

November 2-6 2013

Saturday, Nov. 2


Sunday, Nov. 3

APHA Presentation: Conducting community Assessment I
Presentation Time: 8:45-9:30 AM
Location:
NCI Speaker:

  • Michael Sanchez, MPH, CHES, DCCPS

APHA Presentation: Wrap-Up Q&A Discussion
Presentation Time: 5:15-5:30 PM
Location:
NCI Speaker:

  • Michael Sanchez, MPH, CHES, DCCPS

Monday, Nov. 4

APHA Presentation: Online Promotion of the Smokefree txt Text Messaging Smoking Cessation Program: Strategies and Lessons Learned
Presentation Time: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Location:
BCEC 206 B
NCI Speakers:

  • Yvonne Hunt, PhD, MPH, DCCPS, Erik Augustson, PhD, MPH, DCCPS

APHA Presentation: From Science to Policy: The experimental study used to evaluate proposed corrective statements in US vs. Philip Morris USA, Inc.
Presentation Time: 2:50-3:10 PM
Location:
NCI Speakers:

  • Kelly Blake, ScD, DCCPS  and Michele Bloch, MD, PhD, DCCPS

Poster session for November 4th:

10:30-12:00 
Yvonne Hunt, PhD, MPH, DCCPS, Erik Augustson, PhD, MPH, DCCPS: Promoting Smoking Cessation in US Hispanic Adult Smokers: Lessons learned from the smokefree espanol program

12:30-1:30
Frances Thompson, Ph.D. MPH, DCCPS, Nancy Potischman, PhD, DCCPS, Sharon Kirkpatrick, PhD, RD, DCCPS, Amy Subar, PhD, MPH, RD, DCCPS: Comparison of Dietary Intake Estimates from NCI’s Automated Self-Administered 24 hour recall (ASA24) to Interviewer-Administered Automated Multiple Pass Method Recall

12:30-1:30
Brian Keefe, MA, DCCPS: Promoting smoking cessation in US Hispanic adult smokers: Lessons learned from the smokefree espanol program

4:30-5:30
Jessica Havlak, DCCPS: Using the Web to Respond to the Needs of Women Smokers


Tuesday, Nov 5

APHA Presentation: More than Smokefree: Healthy Lifestyle and Weight Management on women.smokefree.gov
Presentation Time: 10:30 AM- 12:00 PM
Location:
BCEC 206 B
NCI Speaker:
Shani Taylor,MHS, DCCPS

APHA Presentation: Use of Patient Reported Outcome Data for Improving Patient Care in Primary Care Practices: The Mohr Trial
Presentation Time:

Location:
NCI Speaker:
• Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts, PhD, MSW, DCCPS

Poster Sessions for November 5th:

10:30-12:00
Yvonne Hunt, PhD, MPH, DCCPS, Erik Augustson, PhD, MPH, DCCPS: Smokefree.gov: 10 Years of Disseminating Evidence-Based Cessation Interventions

12:30-1:30 
Allison Vargo, DCCPS: Measuring the potential for text messaging in cessation: An analysis of self-reported quit data among SmokefreeTXT users


Wednesday, Nov 6

APHA Presentation: NCI Quitpal: An evidence-based app to help people quit smoking 
Time: 
Location:
NCI Speakers:

  • Nancy L. Atkinson, PhD, ONC, DCTD and Meredith Grady, M.P.H., DCCPS