Session 147:
Migration, Urbanization, and Health

Saturday, April 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Fairfax
3rd Floor

Chair: Michael J. White, Brown University
Discussant: Mark VanLandingham, Tulane University

  1. Urbanization, Poverty, and Child Mortality in AfricaMichel Garenne, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  2. A Longitudinal Analysis of Health and Mortality in a Migrant-Sending Region of BangladeshRandall Kuhn, University of Colorado at Boulder

  3. Temporary Migration and HIV Risk Behaviors: A Case Study in Southwestern ChinaXiushi Yang, Old Dominion University

  4. Junk Food Nation: The Effect of U.S. Exposure on Cardiovascular Mortality Risk among Older MexicansJennifer J. Tovar, University of Texas at Austin; Maren Andrea Jimenez, University of Texas at Austin

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