Session 94:
Health and Migration among Mexican Origin Population in Mexico and the U.S.

Friday, April 16
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Reunion C
Lobby Level

Chair: Cecilia A. Rabell, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Discussant: Fernando Riosmena, University of Colorado at Boulder
Discussant: Carolina Martinez, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana

  1. Migrant Networks and Pathways to Child Obesity in MexicoMathew J. Creighton, Princeton University; Noreen Goldman, Princeton University; Graciela M. Teruel, Universidad Iberoamericana; Luis Rubalcava, Spectron Desarrollo S.C. and Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)

  2. Suboptimal Sleep among the Families of Mexican MigrantsEstela Rivero Fuentes, El Colegio de México; Lauren Hale, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  3. Childbirth Transitions Across Contexts: Comparing Risk of First Birth among Immigrant and Non-migrant Mexican WomenKari White, University of Texas at Austin

  4. Does the Hispanic Epidemiological Paradox in Mortality Extend to Disability? Comparisons of Migration Groups Across the Mexico-U.S. BorderMark D. Hayward, University of Texas at Austin; Rebeca Wong, University of Texas Medical Branch; Chi-Tsun Chiu, University of Texas at Austin; Cesar Gonzalez, El Colegio de México, Instituto de Geriatria

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