Sponsored by
UC San Francisco Office of Diversity and Outreach
Medical Effectiveness Research Center for Diverse Populations,
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine,
UCSF School of Medicine
Chancellor Sam Hawgood
Vice Chancellor J. Renee Navarro
Health Disparities Research Symposium Organizers
Victor Y. Fujimoto
Celia P. Kaplan
Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable
Andrelyn Rivera
Health Disparities
Research Symposium
Christine Dehlendorf
Victor Fujimoto
Julene Johnson
Celia Kaplan
Leah Karliner
Elizabeth Mertz
Anna Napoles
Eliseo Pérez-Stable
Carmen Portillo
Alex Smith
Irene Yen
Toni Conrad, Paul Day, Tina Novero,
Alejandra Rincón, Don Woodson
Special Thanks to
The View Catering Services
Friday, October 17, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Laurel Heights Conference Center
3333 California St., Sub-level 1, San Francisco, CA
Welcome ~ Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, MD
Opening Remarks ~ Sam Hawgood, MBBS, Chancellor
10:00 Erik J. Rodriquez, PhD, MPH
Neeta Thakur, MD, MPH
Barcelo, Nicolas; Nguyen, Elizabeth; Oh, Sam; Bibbins-Domingo, Kirsten; Borrel,
Luisa; Burchard, Esteban
Increased Asthma Risk with Perceived Discrimination
Vanessa Grubbs, MD, MPH
Vittinghoff, Eric; Griswold, Michael; Powe, Neil; Bibbins-Domingo, Kirsten; Beck,
James; Kshirsagar, Abhijit ; Wang, Wei; Correa, Adolfo; Young, Bessie
The Association between Periodontal Disease and Kidney Function
Decline in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study
Ivy Huang, BA
Koehn, Laura; Neuhaus, John; Chiong, Winston
Racial and ethnic differences in advance directive possession are not
explained by other demographic factors, religious affiliation, or
personal health values
Susan D. Brown, PhD
Ehrlich, Samantha F.; Kubo, Ai; Tsai, Ai-Lin; Hedderson, Monique M.; Quesenberry,
Charles P.; Ferrara, Assiamira
Ethnic Identity and Lifestyle Behaviors among Women at High Risk
for Diabetes
Eduardo Bunge, PhD (for Ricardo F. Muñoz, PhD)
Chen, Ken; Schueller, Stephen; Bravin, Julia; Shaughnessy, E. A.; Pérez-Stable, E.
A Massive Open Online Intervention (MOOI) for Smoking Cessation:
Toward Systematic Development of Global Public Health Resources
Tung Nguyen, MD
Woo, Kent; Le, Gem; Chow, Elaine; Tsoh, Janice; Burke, Adam; Wang, Jun;
Gildengorin, Ginny; Stewart, Susan; Pasick, Rena; Wong, Ching; Fung, Lei-Chun;
McPhee, Stephen
Gregorich, Steven; Livaudais-Toman, Jennifer; Pérez-Stable, Eliseo
Coping with stress by smoking? A re-evaluation of the role of
unhealthy behaviors among racial/ethnic older adults
10:15 Diana Lara, MD
Mara Decker, DrPH; Claire Brindis, DrPH
Migration patterns in rural California: Impact on youth reproductive
health outcomes
10:30 Jane Jih, MD, MPH
Villero, Ofelia; Antonio, Luisa M.; Roque, Mary; Domingo, Joseph R; Landicho,
Joshua; Kaplan, Celia P; Nguyen, Tung T
Understanding Dietary Behaviors of Older Filipino Adults with
Cardiovascular Disease: A mixed methods pilot study
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM ~ Poster Viewing
12:00 ~ Introduction to Poet - Dean Schillinger
“The Corner” – Jose Vadi
12:15 – 1:15 PM ~ Keynote Speaker
"The Role of Self-Regulation in Population Disparities in
Physical and Mental Health"
James Jackson, PhD
Daniel Katz Distinguished University Professor of Psychology, Professor of Afroamerican and
African Studies, and Director and Research Professor of the Institute for Social Research. He
is a founding member of the “Aging Society Research Network” of the MacArthur Foundation
and he is currently directing the most extensive social, political behavior, and mental and
physical health surveys on the African American and Black Caribbean populations ever
conducted. He is the Co-Director of the NIH supported University of Michigan “Center for
Integrative Approaches to Health Disparities” and the NIA supported "Michigan Center for
Urban African American Aging Research".
A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Lay Health Worker Intervention
to Promote Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Chinese Americans
Closing Remarks ~ Victor Fujimoto, MD
Carmen A. Peralta, MD, MAS
Bibbins-Domingo, Kirsten; Vittinghoff, Eric; Lin, Feng; Kopp, Jeffrey; Winkler, Cheryl
APOL1 Genotype, Socioeconomic Position and Traditional Risk
Factors to Explain Race Differences in Incident Albuminuria and
Kidney Function Loss in Young Adults
Lunch to go