Session 158:
Spatial Determinants of Health

Saturday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
5th floor

Chair: Jennifer Culhane, Drexel University
Discussant: Michael Emch, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. Changing Neighbourhood and Infant Mortality in Rural IndiaWiji Arulampalam, University of Warwick; Sonia Bhalotra, University of Bristol

  2. Factors Influencing the Spatial Distribution of Lung Cancer Mortality in the United States, 2000 - 2002Laryssa Mykyta, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Does the Food Environment Predict Obesity in New York City?Andrew Rundle, Columbia University; Ana Diez Roux, University of Michigan; Samuel Field, Columbia University; Lance Freeman, Columbia University; Shang-min Liu, Columbia University; Kathryn Neckerman, Columbia University; Marnie Purciel, Columbia University; James W. Quinn, Columbia University; Christopher C. Weiss, Columbia University

  4. Distance and Mammogram Utilization among Unmarried Middle-Aged and Older WomenMelanie R. Wasserman, Brown University; Steven Meersman, National Cancer Institute, NIH; William Rakowski, Brown University; Melissa A. Clark, Brown University

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