Session 46:
Health in Eastern Europe and Former Soviet Union

Thursday, May 9
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
2nd Floor

Chair: Victoria Velkoff, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: Timothy Heleniak, World Bank Group

  1. Mortality Crisis in Russia: New Health ThreatsNatalia S. Gavrilova, University of Chicago; Victoria G. Semyonova, Russian Ministry of Health; Galina N. Evdokushkina, Russian Ministry of Health

  2. Children at Risk: Infant and Child Health in Central AsiaCynthia Buckley, University of Texas at Austin

  3. Smoking-Attributable Mortality in Ukraine, 1965-1994Lisa M. Godek, Pfizer Inc.

  4. Ethnic Differentials in Mortality in KyrgyzstanMichel Guillot, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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