Session 140:
Social Inequalities and Health: Program and Policy Interventions

Saturday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Room 405
Level 4

Chair: Jon Hussey, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Virginia W. Chang, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Communities Count: Engaging Local Communities to Develop and Document Social and Health IndicatorsAnn Glusker, Public Health - Seattle & King County; Kathryn Horsley, Public Health- Seattle & King County; Alison Eisinger, Public Health- Seattle & King County

  2. The Impact of Insurance on Prevalence, Diagnosis and Management of Disease in MexicoKristy Gonzalez, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Participatory Approaches and Reproductive Health among Disadvantaged Youth in NepalAnju Malhotra, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Sanyukta Mathur, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  4. Does Health Insurance Coverage Mitigate or Exacerbate Socioeconomic Inequities in Health in the U.S.?Amélie Quesnel-Vallée, McGill University

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