Last month, former DHPE Intern attended APHA Annual Conference
in San Francisco. Three former interns presented work related to their
former internships and current positions. Dantrell Simmons, MA, PhD candidate and
former DHPE intern, presented two posters titled Female Condom Use of
African American MSM in Mississippi, and Relationship status's
impact on sexual risk behavior and knowledge obtained in an effective
intervention inMississippi. Dauda Fadeyi, MPH poster
presentation Physical Activity Participation among Africa American
Students: Understanding the role of Beliefs and Attitudes was among the
posters endorsed by the Physical Activity Section of APHA.
Additionally, a former DHPE Fellow, Patrice Perkins, PhD,
delivered and oral presentation on her fellowship project – Developing
Healthy Communities: The Health Opportunity Index.