||The Conference will highlight the contributions of social and cultural factors to health and illness in order to achieve a better understanding of the interdependence of social, behavioral, and biological levels of analysis in health research.
The Conference will address:
Sociocultural constructs such as race, ethnicity, SES, and gender
Sociocultural linkages between demographic factors and health
Social/cultural factors in prevention, treatment, and health services
Interpersonal, neighborhood, and community influences on health
Health justice and ethical issues
Global perspectives on health
Christine Bachrach, Ph.D.
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
David Takeuchi, Ph.D.
For additional information, please consult,
the official web site.