Session 139:
Race, Health, and Mortality II

Saturday, April 3
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Beacon D
3rd Floor

Chair: Nancy Moss, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH
Discussant: Isaac W. Eberstein, Florida State University

  1. Bi-Racial/Ethnic Infants and Infant Mortality in the United StatesJamie Mihoko Doyle, University of Pennsylvania; Robert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin

  2. U.S. Models of Infant Mortality by Race/Ethnicity: One Size Fits All?Samuel Echevarria-Cruz, Ohio State University

  3. Increasing Racial Disparity in Infant Mortality: Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Other CausesParker Frisbie, University of Texas at Austin; Seung-Eun Song, University of Texas at Austin

  4. Child Survival in Rwanda, an Analysis of 1965-1977 CrisisEneas Gakusi, Centre D'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Développement International (CERDI)

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