Thursday, September 2 / 14:00 PM - 15:30 PM   •   Room HS23

Session 27:
Migration and health

Chair: Serge Feld, Université de Liège

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

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

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

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

Other sessions on International migration and migrant populations