Upcoming Conferences

The Health Literacy Annual Research Conference will be combined for the first time with the International Conference on Communication in Healthcare to be held in Chicago, October 17-19. Rima Rudd provides the opening key note address for this joint conference.

The 17th Annual Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology (MCH EPI) Conference
December 14-16, 2011 – New Orleans, LA.  Contact: http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/MCHEpi/Conference/AboutConference.htm

American Public Health Association (APHA) Meeting
Oct 29 – Nov 2, 2011 – Washington, D.C.

APHA Conference presentations:

  • Rosario M, Reisner SL, Corliss HL, Wypij D, Frazier AL, Austin SB. (2011, November). Explaining disparities in depressive distress by sexual orientation among a cohort study of US emerging adults.
  • Gamarel KE, Reisner SL, Parsons JT, Golub SA. (2011, November). Perceived discrimination due to socioeconomic status is associated with psychological distress among a community-based sample of urban men who have sex with men (MSM) in New York City: Implications for mental health.
  • McCauley HL, Reisner SL, Falb KL. (2011, November). Developmental differences in depression by sexual orientation in a sample of high school students: Results from the 2007 Massachusetts Youth Risk Behavior Survey (MYRBS).

Population Association of America Meeting
May 3-5, 2012 – San Francisco, CA
Deadline to submit an abstract for a poster or a paper is Sep 23. Contact:http://paa2012.princeton.edu/.