(March 2016) PRB will be at the 2016 Population Association of America Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., from March 30-April 1. Make sure to visit the PRB booth (#312 and #314).

PRB Staff Presentations and Events at the 2016 PAA Meetings

Wednesday, March 30
1:30 – 5 p.m.
Census and ACS in the Classroom: A “Hands-On” Workshop for College Professors
University of the District of Columbia
Mark S. Mather, associate vice president, U.S. Programs (co-presenter: William H. Frey, Social Science Data Analysis Network)

2:00 – 6 p.m.
Data Visualization Workshop
Population Reference Bureau
1875 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 520
Peter Goldstein, vice president, Communications and Marketing (co-presenters: Audrey Dorélien, University of Minnesota; Tim Riffe, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; and Jon Schwabish, The Urban Institute)


Thursday, March 31
8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Session 13: New Directions in Applied Demography
Chair: Mark Mather, associate vice president, U.S. Programs, and Discussant: Beth Jarosz, senior research associate

10:15 – 11:45 a.m.
Poster Session 2: Marriage, Family, Households, and Unions
“Exploring Intimate Partner Violence and Unmet Need for Family Planning Among Women of Different Ages in Six Sub-Saharan African Countries”
Toshiko Kaneda, senior research associate, and Rhonda Smith, associate vice president, International Programs

2:45 – 4:15 p.m.
Session 62: Cross-National Perspectives on Economic Circumstances and Children’s Outcomes
“Cross-National Variation in Children’s Poverty by Family Structure”
Alicia VanOrman, research analyst (co-presenters: James Raymo, Marcia J. Carlson, and Isabel Pike, University of Wisconsin, and So-Jung Lim, Utah State University)

4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Session 79: Careers in Applied Demography
Kelvin M. Pollard, senior demographer (co-panelists: William O’Hare, O’Hare Data and Demographic Services LLC; Lisa Blumerman, U.S. Census Bureau; Dan Estersohn, The Neilsen Company; and Susan Brower, State of Minnesota)

4:45 – 6:15 p.m.
Poster Session 5: Migration, Urbanization, Population, Development, and Environment
“The Impact of Population, Health, and Environment Programs: A Synthesis of the Evidence” Jason Bremner, associate vice president, International Programs (co-presenters: Kristen P. Patterson, senior policy analyst, Rachel Yavinsky, and Carolyn Lamere)

6:30 – 8 p.m.
Applied Demography Reception
Population Reference Bureau, Annie E. Casey Foundation, the Committee on Applied Demography, the Government and Public Affairs Committee, and the Applied Demography Program at Penn State University

Friday, April 1
2:45 – 4:15 p.m.
Poster Session 9: Health and Mortality 3
“Noncommunicable Diseases in Asia: Youth Are Key to Curbing the Epidemic and Achieving Sustainable Development”
Toshiko Kaneda, senior research associate, and Reshma Naik, senior policy analyst

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Visit PAA’s website for more information on the conference.