Health Disparities Working Group


Faculty Advisors

Dr. Kristi Williams, Department of Sociology
Dr. Reanne Frank, Department of Sociology

Meeting Schedule

May 2008

Informal Roundtable Discussion

Dr. Bruce G. Link, Department of Epidemiology and Sociomedical Sciences, Columbia University
Tuesday May 20, 2008
9:00am - 10:30am
Journalism 243 April 2008

"Eat, Drink, and be Marry(ied)? Marital Status, Marital Transitions, and Body Mass"

Dr. Debra Umberson, Department of Sociology, University of Texas
Friday April 4, 2008
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Bricker 385 January 2008

"Lifecourse Perspectives, Socioeconomic Mobility, and Racial Disparities in Health: The Case of Poor Perinatal Outcomes among African American Women"

Dr. Cynthia Colen, Department of Sociology, OSU
Thursday January 24, 2008
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Journalism 243