2018 Meeting Highlights
"An Equity Approach to Health Behavior Innovations"
Dr. John D. Clapp received the 2018 Research Laureate Award from Kenneth Ward, PhD, 2017 Research Laureate
2018 Mentorship Award
Congratulations to the
2018 Poster Award Winners!
Professional Poster Winner
Yumary Ruiz, PhD, MPH
"Educational Challenges and Supportive Resources Associated with the Academic Success of Latino Children in Migrant Farmworker Families"
Professional Poster of Distinction
Julia E. Painter, PhD, MPH
“Factors associated with disclosure of same-sex sexual behaviors to healthcare providers among men who have sex with men in Baltimore City”
Student Poster Winner
"An egocentric network analysis assessing group exercise membership and holistic health benefits among a sample of university employees: A pilot study"
Student Poster of Distinction
"Military youth and prescription opioid abuse risk factors"
Fun & Fitness!
Wenhua Lu, PhD, MS
PAPER TITLE: "Adolescent Major Depression: National Trends, Risk Factors, and Disparities in Mental Health Service Use"
Luncheon Workshop on Tuesday provided by Compass with Dr. Scott Leatherdale
3 Minute Thesis Competition
1st Place Award & People's Choice Award: Vinu IIakkuvan, George Washington University
2nd Place Award: Taylor Lensch, University of Nevada, Reno
Thank you Judges!
Dr. M. Renée Umstattd Meyer,
Dr. M. Renée Umstattd Meyer thanked the 2018 Conference Planning Committee for their outstanding contributions.
Many Networking Opportunities!
Welcome 2017-2018 AAHB President - Dr. Mark Reed
& In-Kind Support from
Thank you to the Conference Planning Committee!
An Equity Approach to Health Behavior Innovations - Outstanding Speakers!