Session 63:
Gender Disparities in Health and Mortality

Thursday, May 1
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
St. Botolph
2nd Floor

Chair: Bridget K. Gorman, Rice University
Discussant: Corinne Reczek, Ohio State University

  1. Gendered Contexts: Examining the Variation of Suicide Ideation for Adolescent Girls and Boys across StatesKathryn M. Nowotny, University of Colorado at Boulder; Rachel Peterson, University of Colorado at Boulder; Jason D. Boardman, University of Colorado at Boulder

  2. Gender Differences in the Association between Childhood Adversities and Adult HealthEsther M. Friedman, RAND Corporation; Connor Sheehan, University of Texas at Austin; Tara Gruenewald, University of California, Los Angeles; Teresa E. Seeman, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Thin Men, Heavy Women: How Distress and Gendered Strategies of Coping May Explain Sex Differences in Obesity in Poor, Urban CommunitiesMarissa Seamans, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Whitney Robinson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. Putting Gender in Context: Gender Differences in Neighborhood Influences on HealthJennifer A. Ailshire, University of Southern California; Jeffrey D. Morenoff, University of Michigan

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