2016-02-01

Add Health Announces 2016 Users Conference: Call for Papers


Add Health has announced a Call for Papers for the 2016 Users Conference that will take place June 20-21, 2016 at the National Institutes of Health Campus, Bethesda, Maryland. The conference is sponsored by Add Health at the Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and NICHD. Abstracts can be submitted through February 29, 2016.

Any papers using Add Health data are welcome. Papers on both substantive and methodological topics are invited. Add Health encourages papers that use a multilevel longitudinal design linking adolescence and adulthood, including:
  • the use of biomarker data with longitudinal social, behavioral, and environmental data
  • research on genetic and environmental influences on health and behavior
  • the effects of adolescent environments on health, family, educational, and work trajectories into adulthood
Please see the full Call for Papers announcement on the Add Health Website for application procedures and information on travel and expenses.