Session 206:
Place Effects and Health: Methodological Innovations and New Findings

Saturday, May 3
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
New Hampshire
5th Floor

Discussant: Tse-Chuan Yang, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)
Chair: Adam M. Lippert, Harvard University

  1. Social Connectedness and Older Adults' SleepJen-Hao Chen, National Chengchi University (NCCU); Diane S. Lauderdale, University of Chicago

  2. Helping Out to Get By: The Poverty Paradox in Children’s Food InsecurityJustin T. Denney, Rice University; Rachel T. Kimbro, Rice University

  3. Exploring the Forest Instead of the Trees: An Innovative Method for Defining Obesogenic EnvironmentsClaudia L. Nau, Johns Hopkins University; Hugh Ellis, Johns Hopkins University; Hongtai Huang, Johns Hopkins University; Annemarie Hirsch, Geisinger Center for Health Research; Lisa Bailey-Davis, Geisinger Center for Health Research; Brian Schwartz, Johns Hopkins University and Geisinger Center for Health Research; Jonathan Pollak, Johns Hopkins University; Ann Liu, Johns Hopkins University; Thomas Glass, Johns Hopkins University

  4. The Food Environment of Immigrant Enclaves in Los Angeles CountyTabashir Z. Nobari, University of California, Los Angeles; Evelyn Blumenberg, University of California, Los Angeles; M. Pia Chaparro, University of California, Los Angeles; Edmund Seto, University of California, Berkeley; May-Choo Wang, University of California, Los Angeles

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