Session 195:
Child Health Inequalities

Saturday, May 5
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Union Square 1-2
Fourth Floor

Chair: Rachel T. Kimbro, Rice University
Discussant: Enrico Marcelli, San Diego State University

  1. Siblings Divided: Children’s Immigration Status, Access to Healthcare, and Health StatusJulia Gelatt, Princeton University

  2. Trends in and Determinants of Race/Ethnic Health Disparities among U.S. Children: Contemporary Evidence from the 1997-2009 National Health Interview SurveyNeil Mehta, Emory University; Hedy Lee, University of Washington; Kelly Ylitalo, University of Michigan

  3. Painful Passages: Traumatic Experiences and Post-Traumatic Stress among Immigrant Latino Adolescents and Their Primary CaregiversKrista Perreira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; India Ornelas, University of Washington and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

  4. Nativity and Intergenerational Transmission of SmokingMichael S. Pollard, RAND Corporation; Margaret M. Weden, RAND Corporation; Peter Brownell, RAND Corporation; Jeremy Miles, RAND Corporation

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