Project Title: The Influences of Demographic, Neighborhood and Social Factors on Children's Health

Faculty Sponsor: Gergana Kodjebacheva

Department: Public Health and Health Sciences

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E-Mail: gergana@umich.edu

Project Description: The study investigates how factors such as educational attainment, birth status, parental involvement, and health behaviors influence the health of children. For example, the study focuses on the influence of premature birth on chronic conditions of children aged 7 to 18 years. 

Student Tasks & Responsibilities: The student will conduct literature searchers and write summaries. The student may use Excel and SPSS for data analysis.

Minimum Qualifications: Strong written and oral communication skills. Knowledge of SPSS is preferred but not required.