Geospatial Health Research Symposium: Maternal & Infant Health

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Health and Medical Geography Specialty Group
Poster #:
Day: 4/12/2018
Start / End Time: 10:00 AM / 11:40 AM (MDT)
Room: Studio 6, Marriott, 2nd Floor
Organizers: Michael Widener, Kirsten Beyer, Mei-Po Kwan
Chairs: Kirsten Beyer


A collection of organized sessions with papers on various health and medical geography topics, hosted by the health and medical geography specialty group.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Kristine Nilsen*, WorldPop, University of Southampton, Zoe Matthews, Social Statistics & Demography, University of Southampton, Victor A Alegana, WorldPop, University of Southampton, Winfred Dotse-Gborgbortsi, Geography and Environment, University of Southampton, Andrew J Tatem, WorldPop, University of Southampton, Corrine W Ruktanonchai, WorldPop, University of Southampton, Carla Pezzulo, WorldPop, University of Southampton, Natatlia Tejedor Garavito, WorldPop, University of Southampton, The Readiness of Emergency Obstetric Service Environments and the Path to Universal Coverage of Facility Births: Findings from Ethiopia, Ghana and Malawi 20 10:00 AM
Presenter Sara McLafferty*, University of Illinois, Sue Grady, Michigan State University, Residential Segregation and Health: Complex Associations for Black Immigrant Mothers in New York City 20 10:20 AM
Presenter Emelie Bailey*, The Ohio State University, Pamela Salsberry, The Ohio State University, Elisabeth Dowling Root, The Ohio State University, Mapping Infant Mortality Prevention Programs: How Spatial Analysis Can Help with Population-Level Program Evaluation 20 10:40 AM
Presenter Angela Antipova*, University of Memphis, Individual births in low and high environmental exposure: the case study of Shelby County, TN. 20 11:00 AM
Presenter Xi Gong*, University of New Mexico, F. Benjamin Zhan, Texas State University, Maternal Residential Proximity to Air Emissions from Industrial Facilities and Low Birth Weight in Offspring in Texas: A Case-Control Study 20 11:20 AM

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