Session 53:
Neighborhood Influences on Health: Exploring Mechanisms

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

Chair: Melonie P. Heron, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC
Discussant: Jennifer A. Ailshire, University of Southern California

  1. Exploring Pathways between Neighborhood Built Environment and InflammationKatherine King, University of Michigan

  2. The Sociogeography of Sleep among Legal and Unauthorized Migrants Residing in Metropolitan BostonEnrico Marcelli, San Diego State University; Orfeu Buxton, Harvard Medical School

  3. Does Sleep Quality Mediate the Association Between Neighborhood Disorder and Self-Rated Physical Health?Lauren Hale, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY); Terrence D. Hill, University of Miami; Amy M. Burdette, Mississippi State University

  4. Neighborhood Stressors and Health: Crime Spikes and Short-Term Variability in BMIChristopher Browning, Ohio State University; Kathleen A. Cagney, University of Chicago

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