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Kathleen Young

International Taekwon-Do Foundation of New Zealand (NZL)
New Zealand

Dr. Young has over 30 years of work experience in academia and 19 years at CSUN in the Department of Health Sciences. Dr. Young’s research interests include women’s health issues specifically in primary prevention strategies in healthcare services, cultural competence for the healthcare practitioner, and health policy assessment. Dr. Young’s publications, professional presentations, invited lectures (domestic and internationally) and grants are in support of these foci areas. Dr. Young completed her second master’s degree in Public Health (MPH) with a concentration in health policy and management in May of 2010. In 2012, Dr. Young was awarded with the CSUN Research Infrastructure Minority Institute (RIMI) Tiered Mentor Scholar Program. In 2015, Dr. Young was awarded The Council for International Exchange of Scholars Institute of International Education (IIE) U.S. Department of State to the J. William Fulbright Scholar’s Program, Washington D.C. at Zhejiang University in the School of Medicine in Hangzhou, China where Dr. Young taught and conducted research for the spring 2015 semester.

Kathleen Young's

Sessions

  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Diagnosing Breast Cancer In Botswana
    Learn about a clinical breast examination training programme in Botswana as part of efforts to address delayed diagnosis of breast cancer.

    According to research, breast cancer is the second most common female cancer in Botswana, with 90 percent of cases diagnosed in advanced stage. This talk will share recommendations for best practice in comprehensive breast health and breast cancer screening protocols.

    Session Title: Clinical breast examination training in Botswana

    Hybrid session
    4:15pm - 5:00pm
    Active Lives

    According to research, breast cancer is the second most common female cancer in Botswana, with 90 percent of cases diagnosed in advanced stage. This talk will share recommendations for best practice in comprehensive breast health and breast cancer screening protocols.

    Session Title: Clinical breast examination training in Botswana

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    According to research, breast cancer is the second most common female cancer in Botswana, with 90 percent of cases diagnosed in advanced stage. This talk will share recommendations for best practice in comprehensive breast health and breast cancer screening protocols.

    Session Title: Clinical breast examination training in Botswana

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Breast Cancer Screening During The Pandemic

    Discover the reasons behind delayed diagnoses of breast cancer in the United States and the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

    This session will provide an overview of best practice in the United States for breast health and breast cancer screening procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Session Title: Breast health: Removing panic during a pandemic

    Hybrid session
    4:15pm - 5:00pm
    Active Lives

    Discover the reasons behind delayed diagnoses of breast cancer in the United States and the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

    This session will provide an overview of best practice in the United States for breast health and breast cancer screening procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Session Title: Breast health: Removing panic during a pandemic

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    Discover the reasons behind delayed diagnoses of breast cancer in the United States and the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

    This session will provide an overview of best practice in the United States for breast health and breast cancer screening procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Session Title: Breast health: Removing panic during a pandemic

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing

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