Friday, May 1 / 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM   •   Indigo Ballrooms A-H

Poster Session 7:
Health and Mortality of Women, Children and Families

  1. Determinants of Pregnancy Outcomes in Ghana: Does Quality of Antenatal Care Matter?Patience A. Afulani, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Disparities in Comorbidity of Lead and Asthma among Preschool Children in the U.S.Danielle Gordon, University of Texas at San Antonio ; P. Johnelle Sparks, University of Texas at San Antonio

  3. The Effect of High Fertility and Short-Birth Spacing on Maternal and Neonatal Health Status in Southwest Ethiopia: A Multilevel Analysis of Prospective Follow Up StudyGurmesa Tura Debelew, Jimma University ; Mesganaw F. Afework, Addis Ababa University ; Alemayehu Worku, Addis Ababa University

  4. Political Violence, Land Reform and Child Health: Results from ZimbabweOlga N. Shemyakina, Georgia Institute of Technology

  5. Male Engagement as a Strategy to Improve the Delivery and Utilization of Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Services: Evidence from an Intervention in Odisha, IndiaJean Christophe Fotso, Concern Worldwide U.S., Inc. ; Linda Vesel, Concern Worldwide U.S., Inc. ; Satyanarayan Mohanty, DCOR Consulting Private Ltd., Odisha ; Ariel Higgins-Steele, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

  6. Childhood Immunization in Bungoma County, Kenya from 2008 to 2011: The Need for Improved UptakeGrace W. Mbuthia, Moi University ; Anthony Harries, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris ; Andrew Obala, Moi University ; Henry Nyamogomba, Moi University ; Chris Simiyu, Moi University ; Mary Edginton, International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris ; Mohammed Khogali, Médecins Sans Frontières Belgium ; Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, Harvard University ; Barasa Otsyula, Moi University

  7. Assessing Clustering of Malnourished Children in Developing CountriesPallavi Gupta, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Shubhranshu Upadhyay, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  8. Income Shocks, Public Works and Child NutritionUttara Balakrishnan, University of Maryland

  9. Pregnancy in Adolescence: Survival Analysis of Neonatal Outcome in Babies Born to Young Mothers in Dhanusha, NepalKaroline Tufte Lien, Norwegian Institute of Public Health ; Naomi Saville, University College London and Mother and Infant Research Activities (MIRA), Nepal ; Anthony Costello, University College London ; David Osrin, University College London ; Dharma S. Manandhar, Mother and Infant Research Activities (MIRA), Nepal ; Bhim Shrestha, Mother and Infant Research Activities (MIRA), Nepal

  10. Death in the European Family: A Demographic Approach Using MicrosimulationAntoine Pierrard, Université Catholique de Louvain

  11. Exploring Users and Non-Users Perception of Using Facility Birth in Urban Slums of BangladeshRoksana Hoque, OT, MPH

  12. Individual and Community-Level Predictors of Women’s Decision on Place of Delivery: A Multilevel Mixed-Effects Analysis on Ethiopia National Demography and Health SurveyHenock Yebyo, Mekelle University ; Mussie Alemayehu, Mekelle University ; Alemayehu Bayray, Mekelle University

  13. Women’s Empowerment and the Nutritional Outcomes of Children under Five in Low, Lower-Middle, and Upper-Middle Income Countries: A Systematic ReviewLauren Bardin, Emory University ; Sara Thorpe, Emory University ; Courtney M. Peters, Emory University

  14. Predicting High-Cost Pediatric Patients: Derivation and Validation of a Population-Based ModelLindsey Leininger, University of Illinois at Chicago ; Brendan Saloner, Johns Hopkins University ; Laura R. Wherry, University of California, Los Angeles

  15. Grandparent, Parent and Child Coresidence: Links with Child HealthNatasha Pilkauskas, Cornell University

  16. Health Effects of Single Motherhood on Children in Sub-Saharan AfricaLorretta Favour C. Ntoimo, Federal University Oye-Ekiti

  17. A Household Food Voucher Increases Consent to Home-Based HIV Testing in Rural KwaZulu-NatalMark E. McGovern, Harvard University ; David Canning, Harvard University

  18. Long-Term Effect of In-Utero Conditions on Maternal Survival Later in Life: Evidence from Sub-Saharan AfricaAlison B. Comfort, Abt Associates

  19. Exploring the Trajectory and Patterning of IPV Perpetration from Adolescence to Young Adulthood: A Growth-Curve AnalysisAngela M. Kaufman, Assumption College ; Alfred DeMaris, Bowling Green State University

  20. Effect of Early Wedlock and Young Motherhood on Nutritional Status of Children in Selected States of IndiaDeepti Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  21. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit as a Facilitator of Breastfeeding among a Nationally Representative Sample of Low Birth Weight InfantsAngela Campbell, Pennsylvania State University ; Patricia Y. Miranda, Pennsylvania State University

  22. Neighborhood Norms, Disadvantage, and Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration across Adolescence and Young AdulthoodJennifer Copp, Bowling Green State University ; Peggy C. Giordano, Bowling Green State University ; Monica A. Longmore, Bowling Green State University

  23. Factors Influencing Antenatal Health Care Utilization in Bangladesh: Evidence from Multivariate TechniquesM. Sheikh Giashuddin, Jagannath University ; Mohamed Kabir, Jahangirnagar University ; Ahbab Mohammad Fazle Rabbi, European Doctoral School of Demography (EDSD) and Bangladesh University of Textiles

  24. Parental Influence on Child Diet and Weight OutcomesNoura E. Insolera, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR) and University of Michigan

  25. Family Type, Ethnicity and Under-Five Mortality in NigeriaBabatunde M. Gbadebo, University of Ibadan ; Samson O. Bamiwuye, Obafemi Awolowo University

  26. Maternal Morbidity and Mortality: Exploring Racial/Ethnic Differences Using New Data from Birth and Death CertificatesSally C. Curtin, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC ; Donna L. Hoyert, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  27. Household Food Insecurity and Young Immigrant Children’s Health and Development OutcomesYing Huang, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY) ; Stephanie Potochnick, University of Missouri, Columbia ; Colleen M. Heflin, University of Missouri, Columbia

  28. Minorities Are Disproportionately Under-Represented in Special Education: Over-Time Evidence across Five Disability ConditionsPaul Morgan, Pennsylvania State University ; George Farkas, University of California, Irvine ; Michael Cook, Pennsylvania State University ; Hui Li, Pennsylvania State University ; Richard Mattison, Pennsylvania State University ; Steven Maczuga, Pennsylvania State University

  29. Using Indepthstats to Analyse Mortality Trends in Children and Young Adults in Three Rural Regions of GhanaOsman Sankoh, INDEPTH Network ; Samuel Bosomprah, University of Ghana

  30. Does It Really Get Better? Suicide Attempts in Two Cohorts of Sexual Minority Adolescents following Massachusetts Marriage EqualityShoshana K. Goldberg, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ; Kerith Conron, The Fenway Institute ; Carolyn Tucker Halpern, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  31. Maternal and Child Health Utilization among Slum-Dwellers in India: Role of Husbands, Mother-in-Laws, and ProvidersMay Sudhinaraset, University of California, San Francisco ; Naomi Beyeler, University of California, San Francisco ; Sandhya V. Barge, Center for Operations Research and Training (CORT)

  32. Community-Based Documentation of Perinatal Mortality: Evaluating the Classification of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes Captured by Health Surveillance AssistantsOlga Helena Joos, Johns Hopkins University ; Kingsley Laija, National Statistical Office, Malawi ; Luke Mullany, Johns Hopkins University

  33. Recent Trends in Influenza Vaccination Disparities among Texas ChildrenLloyd Potter, University of Texas at San Antonio ; Corey S. Sparks, University of Texas at San Antonio ; Bradley Pollock, University of Texas at San Antonio ; Brian Munkombwe, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  34. Antenatal Maternity Leave and Childbirth in the U.S.Julia M. Goodman, University of California, Berkeley

  35. Developing a Comprehensive Contextual Model of Reproductive Health Policy: Implications of the Affordable Care Act of 2010Monica Gaughan, Arizona State University ; Georgia Michlig, Arizona State University

  36. Child Marriage and Maternal Health Care Service Utilization in EthiopiaAnnie Dude, University of Illinois at Chicago

  37. Demystifying Self-Rated General Health in the Chinese Population: What Does and Does Not It Measure?Yaqiang Qi, Renmin University of China ; Jianlin Niu, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

  38. Women's Empowerment in Agriculture and Intrahousehold Nutritional Well-Being: Evidence from Rural BangladeshEsha Sraboni, Brown University

  39. Integrating HIV/AIDS into Maternal and Child Health Platform: African Countries Making Limited ProgressRose N. Oronje, African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) ; Martin H. Atela, African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) ; Violet Murunga, African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) ; Abiba Longwe-Ngwira, African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) and Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

  40. Spatial Analysis of Child Mortality in South Africa: Evidence from the 2011 CensusSamuel A. Zewdie, University of Cape Town ; Vissého D. Adjiwanou, University of Cape Town

  41. Mid-Day School Meals as Social Safety Nets: An Evaluation of the Impact of Iron Fortification of Mid-Day Meals on the Prevalence of Anemia among Children in Odisha, IndiaPradnya Paithankar, United Nations World Food Programme ; Shariqua Yunus, United Nations World Food Programme ; Divya Tiwari, United Nations World Food Programme

  42. Women’s Decision-Making Autonomy and Under-Five Mortality in Rural MozambiqueLuciana Luz, Cedeplar, UFMG

  43. Understanding Pathways of Social Group Disparity in Child Malnutrition in India: Evidence from 1992 to 2005Subhranshu Upadhyay, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Mayank Prakash, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  44. Conditional Cash Transfers and Child Body Weight in Colombia: Causing Obesity or Preventing Undernutrition?Sandra Liliana Lopez Arana, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam ; Ian Forde, OECD, Paris ; Frank Van Lenthe, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam ; Alex Burdorf, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam

  45. Are You Still Bringing Me down? Romantic Involvement and Depressive Symptoms from Adolescence into Young AdulthoodJulie Skalamera, University of Texas at Austin

  46. Can Neighborhood Social and Environmental Context Account for Race/Ethnic Disparities in Childhood Asthma? Using Geocoded Medical Records to Explore an Ecological Model of AsthmaMackenzie Brewer, Rice University ; Kristin Osiecki, Rice University

  47. Health Insurance Coverage and Its Impact on Maternal Health Care Utilization in Low- and Middle-Income CountriesWenjuan Wang, ICF International ; Gheda K. Temsah, ICF International ; Lindsay Mallick, ICF International

  48. Antenatal Care Utilization and Effect of Husbands’ Cohabiting in Nigerian HouseholdsTemitope O. Adeyoju, eHealth Systems Africa and University of the Witwatersrand

  49. Perinatal Mortality in Mexico: Levels and Trends by State and Municipality, 1990 to 2013Katherine Lofgren, University of Washington ; Rafael Lozano, University of Washington

  50. Determinants of Childhood Immunization in India and Measurement of Gender DiscriminationPoulami Chatterjee, Jawaharlal Nehru University ; Amaresh Dubey, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  51. Recent Child Mortality and the Gender Gap in LDC - The Brazilian Case (2000-2013)Laura R. Wong, Cedeplar, UFMG ; José Alberto Carvalho, Cedeplar, UFMG ; Juliana Vasconcelos, Cedeplar, UFMG ; Gabriela Marise O. Bonifacio, Cedeplar, UFMG

  52. Changing Levels and Patterns of Under-Five Mortality in Nigeria: Empirical Evidence from Nigeria Demographic and Health SurveysGbemisola Adetoro, Covenant University ; Gbolahan Oni, Covenant University

  53. Wealth, Hierarchy, and Child Height in Indian Social GroupsDiane Coffey, Princeton University ; Ashwini Deshpande, Delhi School of Economics ; Jeff Hammer, Princeton University

  54. Ecological Conditions, Malaria Prevention and Under-Five Mortality in UgandaBob Elwange, Kyambogo University ; Lorretta Favour C. Ntoimo, Federal University Oye-Ekiti

  55. Food Prices and Child Mortality in India: Cross-District Analysis of the Indian District Level Household and National Sample Surveys, 2002-2008Jasmine Fledderjohann, University of Oxford ; Sukumar Vellakkal, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) ; David Stuckler, University of Oxford

  56. Empowering Women to Prevent Breast Cancer: Research Agenda and Preliminary FindingsTasleem Padamsee, Ohio State University

  57. Maternal Death and Extent of Utilization of Maternity Care Services in IndiaChandan Kumar, Central University of Karnataka ; Prashant Kumar Singh, Institute for Human Development ; Rajesh Kumar Rai, Society for Health and Demographic Surveillance

  58. Early Maternal Employment Patterns and Child Body Weight at Age 6: Evidence from GermanyMichael Kühhirt, University of Cologne

  59. Associations between Child Care Quality Regulations and Children’s Health OutcomesAnna Choi, Cornell University

  60. Effect of Socio-Economic Inequality in Health on Economic Growth in IndiaKaushalendra Kumar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Ashish Singh, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay ; Faujdar Ram, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Abhishek Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  61. Violence and Depression in Baltimore and Johannesburg: Teasing Apart Experiences of Violence among AdolescentsHannah Lantos, Johns Hopkins University ; Sinead Delaney, University of the Witwatersrand ; Heena Brahmbatt, University of the Witwatersrand

  62. Estimating Incidence of New HIV Infections in Uganda from Routine PMTCT Program DataBryan Sayer, Social & Scientific Systems, Inc.

  63. Material Hardship on Obesity Status among Fragile Families and the Role of Public Assistance ProgramsLorenzo Almada, Columbia University

  64. Drought and Livelihood Strategies in Andhra Pradesh, IndiaBornali Dutta, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Chandrashekhar Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  65. Nutritional Status of Argentinian Preschool Children: The Role of Family StructureMaría Eugenia Muniagurria, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Beatriz Novak, El Colegio de México

  66. State Physical Education Requirements, Youth Obesity and Academic PerformanceThanh Tam Nguyen, San Diego State University

  67. Is Women’s Empowerment a Pathway to Improving Child Health Outcomes? Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Burkina FasoJessica Heckert, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) ; Deanna Olney, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) ; Marie Ruel, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

  68. Big and Small, Early and Late: A Family-Based Study of the Health Effects of Preterm Births and Birth WeightKen R. Smith, University of Utah ; Heidi A. Hanson, University of Utah ; Stacey Knight, Intermountain Healthcare ; Karen Curtin, University of Utah ; Jeannette Carpenter, University of Utah ; Benjamin Horne, Intermountain Healthcare ; Michael Varner, University of Utah

  69. Introducing a Tool to Measure Gender-Sensitivity of Health Facilities in AfghanistanLaili Irani, Population Reference Bureau (PRB) ; Rahila Juya, Futures Group ; Hamrah Khan, Ministry of Public Health, Afghanistan ; Kathleen Sear, Futures Group ; Omarzaman Sayedi, Futures Group

  70. Experiences of Family Structure and Maltreatment across ChildhoodChelsea Smith, University of Texas at Austin

  71. The Ties That Bind: Racial/Ethnic Segregation, Neighborhood Poverty, and HealthD. Phuong Do, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

  72. The Impact of Household Health Shocks on Female Time Allocation, Agricultural Labor Participation and Productivity in Rural PakistanGissele Gajate Garrido, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

  73. Maternal Nonstandard Work Schedule, Children’s Dietary Patterns, and Their Body Mass IndexHaena Lee, University of Chicago

  74. Does Father's Education Make a Difference on Child Mortality? Result from Benin DHS Data Using Conditional Logit Discrete-Time ModelFortuné Sossa, Université de Montréal

  75. Family Structure, Relationship Transitions, and Risk of Child Abuse/NeglectWilliam J. Schneider, Columbia University

  76. Assessing the Role of Health-Related Behaviors in Explaining the Relationship between Poverty and Obesity among MothersMargaret Gough, University of La Verne ; Adam M. Lippert, Harvard University

  77. Racial Disparities in Infant Mortality, 1990 to 2004: Low Birth Weight, Maternal Complications and Other CausesGinny Garcia, Portland State University ; Hyeyoung Woo, Portland State University

  78. Effects of In-Utero Exposure to Seasonal Influenza on Fetal and Infant Outcomes in the United States, 1989-2004Audrey Dorelien, University of Minnesota

  79. Birth Outcomes among Sub Saharan African Immigrants in Canada and the United States: A Test of the Healthy Immigrant EffectZoua M. Vang, McGill University ; Irma T. Elo, University of Pennsylvania

  80. Examining Stability and Change in Types of Intimate Partner Violence prior to, during, and after Pregnancy: A Latent Transition AnalysisCeylan Cizmeli, State University of New York at Oswego (SUNY) ; Marci Lobel, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY) ; Audrey Saftlas, University of Iowa

  81. A Description of Morbidity from Abortion Complications in Ethiopia, 2008 and 2014Tamara Fetters, Ipas ; Hailemichael Gebreselassie, Ipas ; Yirgu Gebrehiwot, Addis Ababa University ; Mengistu H. Mariam, Government of Ethiopia ; Yohannes Dibaba, Independent Consultant ; Yonas Getachew, Ipas

  82. Correlates of Religiosity among Filipino WomenJosephine L. Avila, University of San Carlos ; Sonny A. Bechayda, University of San Carlos ; Judith B. Borja, University of San Carlos

  83. Evolution of the Five-Minute Apgar Score in the United States, 1978-2012Nicole DeVille, University of California, Irvine

  84. Parents’ Pregnancy Intention and Maternal and Child Health Outcomes: NSFG 2006-2010Suzumi Yasutake, Johns Hopkins University

  85. What Explains Differences in Child Health between Rural, Urban, and Slum Areas? Evidence from IndiaClaus C. Pörtner, Seattle University ; Yu-hsuan Su, University of Washington

  86. Immigrant Receptivity, Community Health Contexts and Access to Physician Care: Children of Mexican Immigrants in Emerging versus Established Immigrant Destination AreasDeborah Roempke Graefe, Pennsylvania State University ; Gordon F. De Jong, Pennsylvania State University ; Stephanie Howe Hasanali, Pennsylvania State University ; Chris Galvan, Pennsylvania State University

  87. The Changing Effects of an Early Childhood Attention Deficity/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Diagnosis on Cognitive Development for Cohorts of Children Born across Three DecadesJayanti Owens, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Heide Jackson, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Angela Forgues, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  88. Is Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Associated with Better Nutrition and Education Outcomes for Children? Evidence from BangladeshEsha Sraboni, Brown University ; Akhter Ahmed, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)