Session 202:
Infant Health and Mortality in the United States

Saturday, May 5
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Continental Parlor 2
Ballroom Level

Chair: Heeju Shin, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
Discussant: Isaac W. Eberstein, Florida State University

  1. Disparate Disparities: Understanding Differences in Infant Mortality across Racial and Ethnic GroupsSteven Haider, Michigan State University; John Goddeeris, Michigan State University; Todd Elder, Michigan State University

  2. Black-White Differences in Maternal Age, Maternal Birth Cohort, and Period Effects on Infant Mortality in the U.S. (1983-2002)Daniel A. Powers, University of Texas at Austin

  3. Variation in Birth Outcomes by Country of Birth among Black Women in the United StatesIrma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania; Zoua M. Vang, McGill University

  4. Religion and Infant Mortality in the United States: A Community-Level Investigation of Denominational VariationsGinny Garcia, University of Texas at San Antonio; John Bartkowski, University of Texas at San Antonio; Xiaohe Xu, University of Texas at San Antonio

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