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We are excited to share project-related information with the public. We value the opportunity to disseminate these resources to ensure others can apply and build on our research.

Here is information about a selection of our oral presentations at state and national conferences. These presentations are sorted by conference, with the most recent listed first.

American Public Health Association Annual Conference, November 2 – 6, 2019

Edward, J., Young, M., Edghill, E., Beauregard, E., Thompson, R., Combs, R., Wiggins, A. (2019) Kentucky-Health Insurance Literacy Training (K-HILT): Community health workers as change agents in promoting consumer health insurance literacy and reducing disparities in healthcare access. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

National LGBTQ Health Conference, May 31 – June 1, 2019

Combs, R., Decker, H., Gattis, M., Young, T. (2019) Gender and Sexual Minority Adolescent Health in Louisville, Kentucky. National LGBTQ Health Conference, Atlanta, GA.

American Public Health Association Annual Conference, November 10-14, 2018

Combs, R., Ali, N., Muvuka, B., Kakar, R., Hoepf, M. (2018) Boot Camp Translation: A Promising Method for Collaborating with Underserved Communities to Address Health Disparities.

Ali, N., Combs, R., Kakar, R., Muvuka, B., Porter, J. (2018) Promoting interdisciplinary, participatory approaches to address childhood asthma disparities in an urban African American community.

Kentucky Public Health Association Annual Conference, April 25-27, 2018

Mitchell, C., Combs, R., Hoepf, M., Ali, N., Brown, K. (2018) A Community-Based Approach to Developing an HIV Health Communication Campaign in West Louisville [Presentation PDF]

American Public Health Association Annual Conference, November 4-8, 2017

Ali, N., Combs, R., Muvuka, B. (2017) Promoting Health through Novel Community-Based Participatory Research Methods: Using Boot Camp Translation to Improve Depression Literacy among an Urban African American Population [Presentation PDF] [Abstract]

Muvuka, B., Combs, R., Ali, N., Ayangeakaa, S. (2017) Developing Health Insurance Literacy Interventions in an Urban African American Community: Process, Lessons Learned, and Future Directions [Presentation PDF] [Abstract]

Kentucky Public Health Association Annual Conference, April 12, 2017

Combs, R., Ali, N., Muvuka, B., Mitchell, C., Brown, K. (2017) Addressing Health Literacy in African American Populations  [Presentation PDF]

National LGBTQ Health Conference, April 28-29, 2017

Combs, R., Brown, K., Muvuka, B., Ali, N., Mitchell, C. (2017) Addressing Homophobic and Transphobic Stigma in Predominantly Heterosexual African American HIV Initiatives.

American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, November 7-11, 2015

Combs, R., Gonzalez, T., Wendel, M., Ali, N., Jackson, T. The Transgender Messaging Gap: Including Trans and Gender Nonconforming People in Public Health Campaigns.

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