Princeton University Library Catalog

Diabetes and health disparities : community-based approaches for racial and ethnic populations / [edited by] Leandris C. Liburd.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Springer Pub. Co., c2010.
Description:
xxii, 415 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Diabetes and Health Disparities: Community-Based Approaches for Racial and Ethnic Populations / Leandris C. Liburd -- 2. Overview and Epidemiology of Diabetes in Racial/Ethnic Minorities in the United States / Meda E. Pavkov, Linda S. Geiss, Gloria L. Beckles and Desmond E. Williams -- 3. The Co-Emergence of the Diabetes and Obesity Epidemics in Racial and Ethnic Populations / Leandris C. Liburd -- 4. Culture, Meaning, and Obesity Among College-Educated African American Women: An Anthropological Perspective / Leandris C. Liburd -- 5. The Centrality of Community in Eliminating Diabetes Disparities / Leandris C. Liburd and Janice V. Bowie -- 6. Recontextualizing Place: The Influence of Residential Segregation on Health Disparities in the United States / Amanda M. Navarro -- 7. Community Change: Its Importance in Evaluating Diabetes Programs in Communities of Color / Mark D. Rivera and Pattie J. Tucker -- 8. Project DIRECT (Diabetes Interventions Reaching and Educating Communities Together) / Joyce C. Page, John W. Hatch, Laverne Reid and Lucille H. Webb -- 9. REACH Charleston and Georgetown Diabetes Coalition: Improving Outcomes for African Americans with Diabetes / Carolyn Jenkins, Gayenell Magwood, Barbara Carlson, Virginia Thomas and Florene Linnen -- 10. American Indian Higher Education Consortium Honoring Our Health Grant Program / Kelly Moore, Carolee Dodge-Francis and Lemyra DeBruyn -- 11. Cherokee Choices Diabetes Prevention Program: The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians / Jeff Bachar -- 12. Making the Connection (Conectate!): The Healthy Living Program / Laurie Ruggiero and Emily E. Anderson -- 13. Implementing Environmental Changes in San Luis Valley Colorado Elementary Schools: The School Environment Project / Elaine S. Belansky -- 14. Pacific Diabetes Today: Cultivating Community Partnerships for Successful and Sustainable Diabetes Programs in Hawaii and the U.S.-Associated Pacific / Nia Aitaoto, JoAnn U. Tsark and Kathryn L. Braun -- 15. A Multilevel Intervention Approach for Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Diabetes: The Bronx Health REACH Nutrition EvaIuation Project / Amanda M. Navarro -- 16. Diabetes Disparities Reduction Through Improvement in Healthy Eating: The Chicago Southeast Diabetes Community Action Coalition / Aida L. Giachello, Jose O. Arrom, Dinah Ramirez and Neal Bosanko.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780826101280
  • 0826101283
  • 9780826101297 (ebook)
  • 0826101291 (ebook)
LCCN:
2009029807
OCLC:
232129937
Related name:
RCP:
C - O