Session 45:
Social Determinants and Consequences of Body Weight

Thursday, April 15
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Cumberland G
Exhibition Level

Chair: Gladys M. Martinez, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC
Discussant: Cynthia Ogden, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  1. Distribution of Malnutrition in India; Effects of Socio-Economic Characteristics and Economic Development on Being Underweight and OverweightArnab Mukherji, Center for Public Policy, IIM Bangalore; Divya Rajaraman, St John's Research Institute; Hema Swaminathan, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

  2. Obesity by Length of Residence among Mexican-Origin Adults in the U.S.Anne Driscoll, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  3. Educational Differences in Excess Body Weight: A Closer LookYan Yu, Australian National University

  4. Social Network and Weight Misperception among AdolescentsMir Ali, University of Toledo; Aliaksandr Amialchuk, University of Toledo; Franceso Renna, Univeristy of Akron

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