Session 108:
Does Information Change Health Behavior?

Friday, April 12
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Napoleon A1
3rd Floor

Chair: Peter D. Brandon, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)
Discussant: Douglas McKee, Yale University
Discussant: Brennan Davis, Baylor University

  1. Making Nutritional Information Digestible: Effects of a Receipt-Based Intervention on Fast Food PurchasesKelly Bedard, University of California, Santa Barbara; Peter Kuhn, University of California, Santa Barbara

  2. Does Janani Surasha Yojona Show the Way to save Lives of Mother and New Born in India?Ramesh Chellan, Government of Odisha; Lopamudra Paul, IHBP, FHI360

  3. Impact of Using Text Message in Health Seeking Behavior in UgandaJuan C. Guzman, University of Notre Dame

  4. Risk Aversion and Health Behavior Change: Evidence from a Pilot Study of Acceptability of a New Malaria Diagnostic Technology in NigeriaJenny Liu, University of California, San Francisco; Sepideh Modrek, Stanford University; Jennifer Anyanti, Society for Family Health; Ernest Nwokolo, Society for Family Health; Anna De La Cruz, University of California, San Francisco; Eric Schatzkin, University of California, San Francisco; Chinwoke Isiguzo, Society for Family Health; Dominic Montagu, University of California, San Francisco

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