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On-line registration opens for 2010 Add Health Users Conference May 03, 2010 01:55 PM
Add Health research on mentorship of disadvantaged teens covered in ScienceDaily A new study based on Add Health data shows that mentoring makes a positive impact on teens’ long-term educational attainment. Nov 19, 2009 03:05 PM
Add Health releases Wave IV interview data Add Health is pleased to announce the release of the Wave IV in-home interview data. We are now accepting requests for the Wave IV data from Add Health users wi... Nov 02, 2009 02:10 PM
Moratorium on new contracts to use Add Health restricted-use data Add Health is implementing a moratorium on new restricted-use data agreements, effective at the end of this month. The Carolina Population Center will continue... Oct 23, 2009 09:50 AM
New York Times magazine explores research on social networks effects in health An in-depth article published September 10th examines evidence from several studies – including Add Health – regarding the theory that health behaviors can ... Sep 29, 2009 12:15 PM
Dates Set for 2010 Add Health Users Conference Mark your calendars! The ninth Add Health Users Conference will be held on July 22-23, 2010. Sep 21, 2009 02:25 PM
Add Health cited in Senate Appropriations Committee FY 2010 Spending Bill The U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies released its version of the FY 2010 spending bi... Aug 19, 2009 12:15 PM
Add Health research on personal appearance and academic achievement featured in New York Times Research on the impact of physical attractiveness, grooming, and personality on high school students’ grade-point averages appeared in the July 26th edition o... Aug 12, 2009 12:00 PM
TIME magazine highlights study on obesity and romantic partnership by Add Health investigators Natalie The and Penny Gordon-Larsen Research on the development of obesity among dating, cohabitating, and married couples, by University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill nutritionists Natalie The an... Jul 15, 2009 02:50 PM
Add Health research on genetic influence in social networks is featured in HarvardScience A study to examine the inherited characteristics of social networks using Add Health data appeared in HarvardScience. The research was conducted by James Fowler... Feb 20, 2009 03:35 PM
The Chronicle of Higher Education highlights new study on social capital, college attendance and the DRD2 gene by Add Health investigator Mike Shanahan University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill researcher Mike Shanahan's study on social capital, educational continuation, and dopamine receptor gene DRD2 appeared ... Jan 12, 2009 12:05 PM
New Yorker magazine features research on evangelicals and teen pregnancy by Mark Regnerus using Add Health data Research on religion as an indicator of sexual behavior by University of Texas-Austin sociologist Mark Regnerus appeared in The New Yorker magazine. Nov 05, 2008 02:00 PM
U.S. News & World Report covers new study on genetics, environmental influences and delinquency by Add Health investigator Guang Guo University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill researcher Guang Guo's study on genetic propensities, environmental influences and delinquency appeared in U.S. News & ... Jul 31, 2008 10:00 AM