Session 52:
Health Disparities among Youth

Thursday, March 30
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Beaudry A
Lobby Level

Chair: Bridget K. Gorman, Rice University
Discussant: Patrick Krueger, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Neighborhood Social Ecology and Health: Street Life Potential and BMI among Urban YouthChristopher Browning, Ohio State University; Catherine Calder, Ohio State University

  2. Teenagers' Smoking Trajectories from Adolescence to Emerging AdulthoodYen-hsin Alice Cheng, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Race/Ethnic Disparities in Childhood Obesity: Environmental InfluencesSally C. Curtin, University of Maryland; Suzanne Randolph, University of Maryland; Wakina Scott, University of Maryland

  4. Inequality and Infant Health: A Multilevel Approach to Disentangling Correlates of Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan Disparities in Low Birth Weight InfantsP. Johnelle Smith, Pennsylvania State University

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