Session 11:
Health Disparities among Immigrants

Thursday, April 30
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Cadillac B
Level 5

Chair: Krista Perreira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Katharine M. Donato, Vanderbilt University

  1. Do Mexican Immigrants "Import" Social Gradients in Health to the U.S.?Alison M. Buttenheim, Princeton University; Noreen Goldman, Princeton University; Anne Pebley, University of California, Los Angeles; Chang Y. Chung, Princeton University

  2. Health Selectivity and SES Gradients in Mexico–U.S. Migration at the Ecological LevelFernando Riosmena, University of Colorado at Boulder; Jeffrey A. Dennis, University of Colorado at Boulder

  3. Black Immigration and the Health of Adults: Does Country of Origin Matter?Tod G. Hamilton, University of Texas at Austin

  4. The Health of U.S. Immigrants from the Former Soviet Union: A Puzzling CaseNeil Mehta, University of Pennsylvania

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