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Demographics of Racial Violence

Moderator: Bradley L. Hardy, American University Panelists: Amy Kate Bailey, University of Illinois at Chicago Nicole E. Jones, University of Florida Trevon D. Logan, The Ohio State University Goleen Samari, Columbia University Alyasah "Ali" Sewell, Emory University Streaming live...

 09-29-2020 | 13:00 - 14:30 ET

PAA 2021 Submissions Deadline

The deadline to submit papers to the PAA 2021 Annual Meeting is September 25th! Go to the Call for Papers . #PAA-Event

 09-25-2020 | 00:01 - 23:59 ET

Demographic Insights into COVID-19: The Importance of Age, Sex, Family and… Denominators

View the recording. PAA President, Dr. Eileen Crimmins and Vice-President Sara Curran will host and moderate presentations from four esteemed colleagues. Jennifer Dowd (Oxford University): Overview of Traditional Demography and COVID So Far Steven Goodreau (University of Washington):...

 05-27-2020 | 13:00 - 14:30 ET

COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa

Join PAA members on October 15 for this webinar to discuss COVID-19 in sub-saharan Africa. Register now . Presentations include: “The impact of COVID-19 on economic status in Kenya, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, and Democratic Republic of Congo” Presenting author: Elizabeth Gummerson,...

 10-15-2020 | 12:00 - 14:30 ET

Transformative Allyship: Demographers as Catalysts for Change in Diversity,

View the Recording . Demographers share their best practices as allies in supporting diversity, equality, and inclusion at the undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral, and faculty level in demography. Growing racial/ethnic disparities in COVID-19 infection and deaths, the recent deaths of...

 08-04-2020 | 13:00 - 14:30 ET

Data Collection during the Pandemic: Challenges and Opportunities

View recording. Data collection in countries of the Global South has been dominated by face-to-face interviews. Absence of sampling frame, poor quality of telephone and internet connectivity and absence of civil registration systems has led to a reliance on household surveys as the primary...

 08-18-2020 | 11:30 - 13:00 ET

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2020 Census in the Pandemic Briefing Offers a Dose of Reality

July 9, 2020—Disruptions stemming from the coronavirus pandemic have forced the Census Bureau to adapt to rapidly changing conditions, making counting certain segments of the population more challenging, including college students and American Indians/Alaska Natives. This was the central take...

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Lost Our Census? Getting an Accurate 2020 Count during the COVID Pandemic

View the recording . View summary. The COVID-19 pandemic is exacerbating the challenge of conducting an inclusive, accurate, and efficient 2020 Census. The Census Bureau’s efforts to protect field staff forced them to temporarily suspend field operations and close local census offices....

 07-09-2020 | 13:00 - 14:00 ET

Insights on COVID-19 Impacts: International Comparisons and Possibilities

View recording. This webinar presented empirical insights on COVID-19 impacts based on analyses of extant data with a focus on and possibilities for international comparisons. Click presentations to see slides: Patrick Heuveline, UCLA – Comparative COVID-19 Mortality Indicators: An...

 07-15-2020 | 13:00 - 14:30 ET

PAA COVID Webinar – Data Collection in Longitudinal Studies

View the recording. This session details how six existing publicly available longitudinal studies are incorporating new measures to capture peoples’ experiences of the pandemic. Click presentations below to see the slides. Session Organizer and Chair – Pam Herd (Georgetown University) ...

 06-23-2020 | 13:00 - 14:30 ET