SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM


Session 122: Illuminating the Social in Social Problems: Determinants of Health and Well-being in 2020
Room: Lexington Suite

Sponsor: Health, Health Policy, and Health Services

Organizers: Debora Paterniti, Sonoma State University
Lillian Walkover, Drexel University

Presider: Lillian Walkover, Drexel University

Description:  This panel will explore social determinants of health and well-being, using a variety of methodologies. A range of social and structural determinants of will be explored, including access to land and housing, immigration history, social networks and social identity.


“Homelessness, Health, and the Natural Environment: The Hygiene and Sanitation Practices and Survival Strategies of Unhoused People Dwelling near the San Diego River,” Megan Welsh and Shawn Teresa Flanigan, San Diego State University

“From Health to Healing: Remediating Racial Trauma with Land and Liberation,” Bridget Harr, University of California, Santa Barbara

“Mental Health, Race, and Culture: Case of Asian American College Students,” Doreen Hsu, University of California, San Diego

“The Effects of Social Networks on Health Outcomes among Those in Old Age over Time,” Nicole M. Lehpamer, Michigan State University

“Binational Social Identities and Cognitive Frames among Mexican Immigrants: Implications for the SES-Health Gradient,” Danielle Raudenbush, University of California, San Diego