Session 71:
Environment and Health

Friday, May 10
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Gwinnet
2nd Floor

Chair: Narayan Sastry, RAND
Discussant: Marcia C. De Castro, Princeton University

  1. Tracking the Sensitivity of Early Childhood Diseases to Climate Variability in Niono District, MaliSally E. Findley, Columbia University; Nafoman Sogoba, University of Maryland; Moussa Dembele, Division of Health and Social Services, Mali; Deborah Balk, Columbia University; Malanding Jaiteh, Columbia University

  2. Does the Environment Provoke Geographical Differences in Mortality by Cause?Graziella Caselli, Università La Sapienza

  3. Carbon Monoxide-Related Mortality in the United States, 1979 to 1998Joshua A. Mott, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Mitchell I. Wolfe, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Lauren Ball, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Jeanne Moorman, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); David Mannino, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Stephen Redd, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  4. Air Pollution and Lung Cancer: A Case Study of Bangkok Residents: Some Preliminary FindingsPriyakamon Siriwan, Mahidol University; Sureeporn Punpuing, Mahidol University; Chai Podhisita, Mahidol University; Alan N. Gray, Mahidol University; Somkiat Wongtim, Chulalongkorn University; Martin A. Hooper, Monash University; Philip Rayment, Monash University

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