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2011 Caucus Awards

Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health
Best Student Abstract Award
"Does social capital pay off differentially between ethnic groups: Analyzing the health effects in three Asian American subgroups" by Shijan Li, PhD

Best Published Paper Award
"Methodological Issues in the Collection, Analysis, & Reporting of Granular Data in Asian American Populations: Historical Challenges and Potential Solutions" by Nadia Shilpi Islam, PhD, Suhaila Khan, MD, PhD, Simona Kwon, DrPH, Deeana Jang, JD, Marguerite Ro, DrPH, & Chau Trinh-Shevrin, DrPH

Community Organization Recognition Award
The Asian American Health Coalition and HOPE Clinic of Greater Houston, Inc.

Women's Caucus
Highest Scoring Abstract and Highest Scoring Student Abstract
Jonathon Kish for abstract titled, “Association between high-risk HPV infection and feminine hygiene practices among rural Haitians.”