Session 101:
Disparities in Health and Place Relationships

Friday, May 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Cadillac B
Level 5

Chair: Michael Emch, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Terrence D. Hill, University of Miami

  1. Running to the Store? The Relationship between Neighborhood Environments and the Risk of ObesityCathleen Zick, University of Utah; Ken R. Smith, University of Utah; Jessie Fan, University of Utah; Barbara Brown, University of Utah; Ikuho Yamada, University of Utah; Lori Kowaleski-Jones, University of Utah

  2. Health and Concentrated Disadvantage in Later Life: Evidence from the Health and Retirement StudyStacie Carr, Princeton University

  3. Socioeconomic and Neighborhood Context Effects on HealthKatherine King, University of Michigan; Jeffrey D. Morenoff, University of Michigan; James S. House, University of Michigan

  4. Maternal Health and Health Behaviors among Foreign-Born and Native-Born Black Women: The Role of Maternal and Neighborhood CharacteristicsIrma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania; Jennifer Culhane, Drexel University

Other sessions on Health and Mortality