Saturday, September 3 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Room P 101

Session 123:
Immigration, acculturation and health status

Chair: Guy J. Abel, Asian Demographic Research Institute

  1. Understanding age variations in the migrant mortality advantage Irma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania; Michel Guillot, University of Pennsylvania; Myriam Khlat, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Matthieu Solignac, University of Pennsylvania;

  2. The dynamics of migration and health in Australia: a longitudinal investigation Santosh Jatrana, Swinburne University of Technology;

  3. State child health insurance policies and access to health care for immigrant children Gordon F. De Jong, Pennsylvania State University; Deborah Roempke Graefe, Pennsylvania State University; Stephanie Howe Hasanali, Pennsylvania State University;

  4. It is hard to swim upstream: dietary acculturation among Mexican-origin children Jennifer Van Hook, Pennsylvania State University; Michelle Frisco, Pennsylvania State University; Emnet Fikru, Pennsylvania State University; Susana Quiros, Pennsylvania State University;

  5. Health status of migrants in Australia Arusyak Sevoyan, University of Adelaide;

Other sessions on International Migration and Migrant Populations