Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

CSDE Lightning Talks & Poster Session

Posted: 2/20/2018 (Local Events)

Join us on Friday, March 9 for an opportunity to meet CSDE graduate students, who will share their cutting-edge research and latest demographic insights. Six of the newest members of UW’s population science community–from the departments of Economics, Global Health, Health Services, Sociology, and Statistics–are eager to connect their work across disciplines and to translate their findings for basic and applied research impact. All are welcome to attend the session, which will take place in the Research Commons in Allen Library South. 

  • Lily Alexander, Global Health: Understanding Second-Trimester Abortion in Public Hospitals in Mexico City
  • Roy Burstein, Global health: A new method for indirect estimation of age-specific child mortality trends using summary birth histories
  • Iffat Chowdhury, Economics: News Reports on Sexual Assault and Labor Hours: Evidence from Bangladesh
  • Nikki Eller, Health Services: Trust, Epistemology, and Vaccines
  • Peiran Liu, Statistics: Estimation and Projection of Total Fertility Rates with Imperfect Data

 

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Date: 03/09/2018

Time: 12:30-1:30 PM

Location: Green A, Research Commons, Allen Library South