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Men’s Health: Addressing its Physical, Social, and Economic Determinants

May 13, 2009
(Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD)

Presented by:
MidAtlantic Public Health Training Center
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Jean G. Ford, MD
Associate Professor
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Donald Shell, MD
Health Officer
Prince George’s County, Maryland




Jean G. Ford, MD
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  • Epidemiologic overview of major health disparities affecting men’s health
  • Major risk factors
  • Modifiable
  • Non-modifiable
  • Recommended screening approaches
  • Implications for public health programs

Donald Shell, MD

  • Effect of Male Socialization on men’s health
  • Race, ethnicity and health care
  • The “crisis” in men’s health
  • Health Department Challenges
  • Adam’s House



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