Selected Peer-Reviewed Presentations at Professional Conferences (within last 5 years)

2016
“Experiences of Everyday Discrimination in Canada by Nativity Status and Immigrant Duration of Residence.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Population Society in Calgary, June 1-3 (with Yvonne Chang).
2016
“The Healthy Immigrant Effect: Results of a Meta-Analysis on Self-Rated General Health.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America in Washington, DC, March 31-April 2 (with Astrid Flenon, Alain Gagnon and Jennifer Sigouin).
2015
“Marrying Out and Beyond: Explaining National and Immigrant Boundaries among Latin American Immigrants in Canada.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association in Chicago, August 22-25 (with Claudia Masferrer and Celine LeBourdais).
2015
“Birth Outcomes among Select Sub-Saharan African Immigrants in Canada and the United States: Possible Effects of Differential Migrant Selection, Healthcare Access, and Structural Racial Discrimination.” Paper presented at the Meeting of the Federation of Canadian Demographers in Ottawa, June 4-5 (with Irma T. Elo and Marcelo L. Urquia).
2013
“Migrants’ Homeland Influences on Their Transnational Engagement: The Cuban Immigrant Experience.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association in New York City, August 10-13 (with Susan E. Eckstein).
2013
“Migrant Health (Dis)Advantages in Canada: Infant Mortality Risks By Nativity and Region of Origin.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Population Society in Victoria, June 5-7.
2013
“Black Ethnic Variation in Segregation and Neighborhood Quality in Montreal and Toronto.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America in New Orleans, April 11-13.
2012
“Immigrant Enclaves and Perinatal Health: The Case of Black and Hispanic Women in New Jersey.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America in San Francisco, May 2-5 (with Irma T. Elo).
2012
“Variation in Birth Outcomes by Country of Birth among Black Women in the United States.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America in San Francisco, May 2-5 (with Irma T. Elo).