Session 122:
Neighborhoods and Health

Friday, April 18
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Grand Chenier
5th floor

Chair: Rucker C. Johnson, University of California, Berkeley
Discussant: Jason D. Boardman, University of Colorado at Boulder
Discussant: Kathleen A. Cagney, University of Chicago

  1. Racial Disparities in Asthma: Does Place Matter?Michelle Sternthal, University of Michigan

  2. A Longitudinal Analysis of Body Mass Index by Individual and Neighborhood Level Race and SES CharacteristicsErin Ruel, Georgia State University; Eric N Reither, Utah State University; Stephanie A. Robert, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Paula Lantz, University of Michigan

  3. Long-term Effects of Neighborhood Poverty and Crime on Negative Self-FeelingsHeili Pals, Texas A&M University; Howard B. Kaplan, Texas A&M University

  4. Subjective and Objective Neighborhood Characteristics and Adult HealthMargaret M. Weden, RAND; Richard M. Carpiano, University of British Columbia; Stephanie A. Robert, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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