Session 157:
Spatial Demography and Health

Saturday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
LaSalle A
Level 5

Chair: Thomas Cooke, University of Connecticut
Discussant: Paul J. Boyle, University of St Andrews

  1. Modeling Spatial Inequalities in Health in Cities of Developing Countries: The Case of Accra, GhanaJohn R. Weeks, San Diego State University; Allan G. Hill, Harvard University; Arthur Getis, San Diego State University; Mark R. Montgomery, Population Council; Livia Montana, Harvard University; Kenneth Hill, Harvard University

  2. Area-Level Influences on Individual HIV Status in Rural MalawiCaryl Feldacker, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Well, It Depends on Where You're Born: A Practical Application of Geographically-Weighted Regression to the Study of Infant Mortality in the U.S.P. Johnelle Sparks, University of Texas at San Antonio; Corey S. Sparks, University of Texas at San Antonio

  4. Mapping Longevity in a Northern Italian Region: A Scan Statistic ApproachMassimiliano Marino, Università di Bologna; Rossella Miglio, Università di Bologna; Rosella Rettaroli, Università di Bologna; Alessandra Samoggia, Università di Bologna

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