Session 156:
Population Growth and Emerging and Re-Emerging Diseases

Saturday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Santa Barbara A
Lobby Level

Chair: Marcia C. Castro, University of South Carolina
Discussant: Marcia C. Castro, University of South Carolina

  1. Anthropogenic Environmental Change and Emerging Infectious Disease: A Proximate-Determinants ApproachJames H. Jones, Stanford University; William H. Durham, Stanford University

  2. A Spatial Analytic Approach to Examine Community-Wide Shigella TransmissionWilliam Pan, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Margaret Kosek, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Pablo Penataro Yori, Asociación Benéfica PRISMA (AB PRISMA); Maribel Paredes Olortegui, Asociación Benéfica PRISMA (AB PRISMA); Robert Gilman, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Asociación Benéfica PRISMA (AB PRISMA)

  3. Donor Funding Priorities for Communicable Disease Control in the Developing WorldJeremy Shiffman, Syracuse University

  4. Growth and Distribution of Tribal Population in Jharkhand 1961-2001: A Census AnalysisShubhangi Thatte, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

Other sessions on Health and Mortality