Session 222:
Parental Characteristics on Child Health and Behavioral Outcomes

Saturday, May 3
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Regis
3rd Floor

Discussant: Nan M. Astone, Urban Institute
Chair: Dawn Upchurch, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. Obesity during Pregnancy and Children's OutcomesErin K. Fletcher, Lafayette College; Susan L. Averett, Lafayette College

  2. Maternal Mental Health and Child Nutritional Status and Cognitive Skills in a Developing CountrySofya Krutikova, Institute For Fiscal Studies; Whitney Schott, University of Pennsylvania; Ian Bennett, University of Pennsylvania; Jere Behrman, University of Pennsylvania

  3. An Event History Analysis of Childhood Immunization: The Changing Tempo of MMR Vaccination in the United StatesLaura Blakeslee, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  4. Children’s Physical Activity and Parental Characteristics in the 2005-2006 NHANESRachelle Hill, U.S. Census Bureau; Toben Nelson, University of Minnesota

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