Session 27:
Migration and health

Thursday, September 2
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Room HS23

Chair: Serge Feld, Université de Liège

  1. Do Turkish migrants in Germany live longer but in worse health? An analysis of health expectancy of Turkish migrants in GermanyMarie Carnein, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Nadja Milewski, University of Rostock; Gabriele Doblhammer-Reiter, University of Rostock

  2. Nativity and ethnic differences in children's health environments in the U.S. and U.K.: the role of the familyMargot Jackson, Brown University; Kathleen E. Kiernan, University of York; Sara McLanahan, Princeton University

  3. Testing the epidemiological paradox through birthweight in the Spanish context: a true or an artificial effect?Sol Juárez, Spanish Council for Scientific Research; George B. Ploubidis, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Lynda Clarke, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  4. HIV prevalence, AIDS knowledge and sexual behavior among female migrant sex workers in Palermo, ItalyTolulope M. Ola, University of Ado-Ekiti; Vivian Wiwoloku, Pellegrino Della Terra Onlus (PEDETO); Roseline Adeniji

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