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Volume 8, Number 3, August 1997

Table of Contents

Proceedings from the Conference
Issues of the Heart: Prevention, Management, and Control of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in African Americans

Day One: October 4, 1996
General Session 1

Coronary heart Disease Initiatives: Research, Outreach, and Education

Presentation

Setting the Agenda for Research and Education on Coronary Heart Disease

pp. 247-249 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0608

Presentation

Research in Coronary Heart Disease in Blacks: Issues and Challenges

pp. 250-269 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0632

Discussion

Discussion

p. 269 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0904

Concurrent Session I(A)

Emerging Issues in Medical Management of Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Diseases

Presentation

Cardiovascular Disease in African American and White Physicians: The Meharry Cohort and Meharry-Hopkins Cohort Studies

pp. 270-283 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0526

Discussion

Discussion

p. 284 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0905

Presentation

Diagnosis and Therapeutic Intervention in the Management of Coronary Artery Disease in African Americans

pp. 285-291 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0574

Concurrent Session I(B)

The Role of the Faith Community

Presentation

Stroke Belt Initiative: The Tennessee Experience

pp. 292-299 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0598

Presentation

Faith-Based Health Needs Assessment: Implications for Empowerment of the Faith Community

pp. 300-301 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0622

Discussion

Discussion

p. 302 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0906

General Session II

Presentation

Cardiovascular Implications of Smoking: The Surgeon General's Point of View

pp. 303-310 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0517

Presentation

Forging Alliances to Meet Future Research and Training Needs

pp. 311-316 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0541

Discussion

Discussion

pp. 316-317 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0907

Concurrent Session II(A)

Research Needs and Opportunities for Partnerships

Presentation

Strategies for Enhancing Research and Research Training Programs for African Americans: Viewing Barriers as Opportunities

pp. 318-321 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0589

Concurrent Session II(B)

The Role of Public Health

Presentation

Cardiovascular Risk Factor Screening and Intervention in African American Adults

pp. 322-344 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0613

Presentation

Public Health in a Managed Care Environment

pp. 345-350 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0637

Discussion

Discussion

pp. 350-351 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0908

General Session III

Relevant Community-Based and Communication Issues and Approaches for Controlling Hypertension in African Americans

Presentation

The Impact of Obesity on Hypertension Management in African Americans

pp. 352-364 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0532

Discussion

Discussion

pp. 364-365 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0909

Presentation

Lessons Learned From the Healthy Heart Community Prevention Project in Reaching the African American Population

pp. 366-371 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0580

Presentation

Discussion

pp. 371-372 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0910

Presentation

New Insights and Interventions: Churches Uniting to Reach the African American Community with Health Information

pp. 373-375 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0628

Discussion

Discussion

pp. 375-376 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0911

Day Two: October 5, 1996
General Session IV

Politics and Health

Presentation

The Political Agenda of Health Care for African Americans

pp. 377-382 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0522

Discussion

Discussion

pp. 382-383 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0912

General Session V

Challenges and Opportunities in the New Managed Care Environment

Presentation

The Role Of Managed Care: The National and Tennessee Experiences

pp. 384-387 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0570

Discussion

p. 387 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0913

About the Institute

About the Institute . . .

p. 393 | DOI: 10.1353/hpu.2010.0642

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