Session 118:
African American Mortality and Health

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Rooms 414-415
Level 4

Chair: Tukufu Zuberi, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Advances in Perinatal Care and Increasing Race/Ethnic Disparity in Infant MortalityParker Frisbie, University of Texas at Austin; Seung-Eun Song, University of Texas at Austin; Daniel A. Powers, University of Texas at Austin

  2. Race, Socioeconomic Status, and the Perceived Importance of Positive Self-Presentation in Health CareJennifer R. Malat, University of Cincinnati; Michelle van Ryn, University of Minnesota; David Purcell, University of Cincinnati

  3. The Impact of Income, Education, and Family Structure Distributions on Black-White Disparities in Child HealthElsie R. Pamuk, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Gloria Wheatcroft; Jennifer Parker, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  4. Race and Mortality: The Role of Socioeconomic Status in Determining Racial Differentials in Age-Specific MortalityQuincy Stewart, Indiana University

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