Session 104:
Immigrant Health

Friday, March 31
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
San Gabriel A
Lobby Level

Chair: Elizabeth Arias, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC
Discussant: Melonie P. Heron, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  1. Workplace, Human Capital and Ethnic Determinants of Health and Sickness Absence in Sweden – 1981-1991Tommy Bengtsson, Lund University; Kirk A. Scott, Lund University

  2. Self-Assessed Health and Mortality in Migrant Communities in BelgiumPatrick Deboosere, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Sylvie Gadeyne, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  3. Immigration and Health: New Results from the New Immigrant Survey Cohort of 2003Guillermina Jasso, New York University; Mark R. Rosenzweig, Yale University; James P. Smith, RAND

  4. Immigrant Perceptions of Discrimination in US Health CareDiane S. Lauderdale, University of Chicago; Ming Wen, University of Utah; Namratha Kandula, Northwestern University

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