SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Saturday, August 10

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 099: Inequities in Health, Care and Contexts II
Room: Hudson Suite

Sponsors: Health, Health Policy, and Health Services
Poverty, Class, and Inequality

Organizers: Hannah Andrews, University of Arizona
Elizabeth A. Sternke, Press Ganey Associates

Presider: Kathleen Abrahamson, Purdue University


“Can Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Act as a Point of Entry into the Healthcare System? Evaluating the Motivating Factors behind the Use of CAM Services by the Hispanic/Latinx Population,” Angela Vergara and Fernando I. Rivera, University of Central Florida

“Mental Illness and Mental Health Care Treatment among Persons with Criminal Justice Involvement in the United States,” Anastasiia Kuptsevych-Timmer and Kathryn M. Nowotny, University of Miami

“Race and Gender Disparities in Mental Health Services,” Juan Ramón Sevilla, Beverly Teresa Cotter and Mary Yu Danico, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

“Race/Ethnicity, Social Roles and Mental Health: Is there Evidence of a Tri-racial System?” Pamela Braboy Jackson, Indiana University and Christy Erving, Vanderbilt University