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Sayer, Pepin research challenges single-mother time poverty Demography article reports finding that married mothers did more housework and slept less than never-married and divorced mothers, counter to expectations of th... Gender, Family, and Social Change, Faculty impact, Marriage, Research, Time Use external
Roberts studies health of demographically diverse population PLOT project uses natural experiment of a new light rail line in Prince Georges County, Maryland Health in Social Context, Research, Faculty impact external
MacDorman co-authors midwifery outcomes research Midwifery linked to better birth outcomes in state-by-state "report card" Health in Social Context, Child health, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Faculty impact, Research external
Hofferth, Sayer lead Time Use Data for Health and Well Being R01 provides five years of funding to continue development of the IPUMS-Time Use tool Health in Social Context, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Faculty impact, Research, Social and Economic Inequality external
Desai leads establishment of National Data Innovation Centre in New Delhi Far-reaching program will stimulate research, support graduate student development in India and U.S. Health in Social Context, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Faculty impact, Migration and Immigrant Processes, Research, Social and Economic Inequality external
Chen research identifies benefits of local mental health services American Journal of Preventive Medicine article reports racial and ethnic minorities experience a disproportionate burden of co-existing mental, physical condit... Health in Social Context, Faculty impact, State of Maryland, Research, Social and Economic Inequality external
Payne-Sturges examines food insecurity among college students Two articles shine light on growing public health issue Social and Economic Inequality, Research, Faculty impact, Payne-Sturges external
Green working to enhace Woodlawn Cohort dataset New project would identify critical pivotal influences along the life course Health in Social Context, Research, Faculty impact, Green external
Effects of Depression on Contraceptive Behavior Julia Steinberg will use an NICHD K01 grant to investigate the impact of depression throughout the reproductive cycle Mental Health, Faculty impact, Research, Maternal Health, Steinberg, Health in Social Context external
Bachrach works to establish new population health association Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAHPS) now open for membership Health in Social Context, Bachrach, People and Place, Research, Faculty impact external
New Developments at the Consortium on Race, Gender, and Ethnicity New appointments, past and upcoming programs Research, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Faculty impact, Social and Economic Inequality, Consortium on Race, Gender, and Ethnicity, Zambrana external
IPUMS - Time Use website launched Hofferth and colleagues help make time use data readily accessible Hofferth, Social and Economic Inequality, Data development, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Health in Social Context external
U.S. Women Veteran's Experiences of War Jones awarded NEH grant to document 100 years of women veteran's war experiences Veterans, Health in Social Context, Moser Jones external
Kim and Falconier: Promoting healthy couple relationships The study will test interventions to promote marital and economic health among low-income couples in Virginia and Maryland Faculty impact, Family Science, Kim, Research external
Report on Big Data in Survey Research Frauke Kreuter and colleagues debate key methodological issues in Public Opinion Quarterly article Faculty impact, Social and Economic Inequality, Kreuter, Research, Big data external
Ruth Zambrana to Study Latina Entrepreneurs 3 year study to collect data from six states in the U.S. Zambrana, Latina/o, Faculty impact, Migration and Immigrant Processes, Research external
Google searches for ‘n-word’ associated with black mortality UMD-led study first to link an Internet query-based measure of racism to death rates Research, Faculty impact, Social and Economic Inequality, Chae, Wilson external
Dagher and Hofferth: Unplanned pregnancy is associated with quicker return to work after childbirth Longer, paid maternity leaves are needed to support maternal and child health Research, Hofferth, Dagher, Faculty impact external
Problem Behaviors: Intergenerational Continuity or Resilience? The Rochester Intergenerational Study examines patterns in behavior over three generations Criminology, Children, Faculty impact, Thornberry, Research external
Mind the Gap: Urban Youth Falling Through the Cracks of Public Health Policy Dr. Craig Fryer investigates nicotine and marijuana dependence among urban youth of color Fryer, Research, Faculty impact external
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