Session 162:
Neighborhood Effects on Health

Saturday, March 31
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Westside Salon 2
5th floor

Chair: Penny Gordon-Larsen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Barbara Laraia, University of California, San Francisco

  1. Investigating the Influence of Neighborhood Context on Levels of Violence in Medellín and ChicagoMagdalena Cerda, University of Michigan; Jeffrey D. Morenoff, University of Michigan

  2. Dynamics of Income and Neighborhood Context on Health and Racial Health DisparitiesD. Phuong Do, University of Michigan

  3. Race/Ethnic Differences in Birth Outcomes in Philadelphia: The Role of Residential Segregation, Crime, and Neighborhood-Level Socioeconomic DisparitiesIrma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania; Jennifer Culhane, Drexel University

  4. Neighborhood Environments and Obesity: Exploring Links to Body Mass and Physical ActivityJeffrey D. Morenoff, University of Michigan; James S. House, University of Michigan

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