Session 3:
Immigration and Health in the U.S.

Thursday, May 9
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
3rd Floor

Chair: Parker Frisbie, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Yolanda C. Padilla, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Immigrants and Smoking: Revealing the Hidden Heterogeneity in Smoking Prevalence RatesKaari Baluja, University of Southern California; Julie Park, University of Southern California; Dowell Myers, University of Southern California

  2. Health Care Access and Utilization among Hispanic Sub-Groups in the United StatesElizabeth Durden, University of Texas at Austin

  3. The Validity of Self-Rated Health among Latino(a)s: Cultural Artifact or Hidden Risk?Brian K. Finch, University of California at Berkeley; Maureen Reindl, University of Texas at Austin; William A. Vega, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

  4. Health Status of Immigrants in the United StatesMelonie P. Heron, RAND; Robert Schoeni, University of Michigan; Leo Morales, RAND

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