MPRC Seminar: "Low Birthweight Among Immigrants to the United States: Cohort and Duration Effects"

When: Monday, October 15, 2012 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Cole Student Activities Building : 0124B
Event Type(s): Seminar

Fall 2012 Seminar Series:

Julien Teitler, Associate Professor, Department of Social Work and Sociology, Columbia University

About the Talk: We use the 1998-2009 National Health Interview Survey to systematically investigate cohort differences in low birthweight among U.S. born children of mothers arriving in the U.S. between 1955-2009 and giving birth between 1980-2009, cohort-adjusted patterns in low birthweight by maternal duration of residence in the U.S., and cohort-adjusted patterns in low birthweight by maternal duration of residence stratified by age at arrival and region of origin.

Website: http://www.popcenter.umd.edu/new_e/event_1346270628652

For more information, contact:
Tiffany L Pittman
MPRC
+1 301 405 6403




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