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AIAS Fellows' Seminar: Iryna Mazhak, AIAS Fellow

Social Inequalities in Self-Reported Health in Working-age Population: Evidence from the European Social Survey

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Monday 12 September 2016,  at 14:15 - 16:15


The AIAS Auditorium, Building 1632, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, 8000 Aarhus C


According to the World Health Organization (2014), monitoring of health inequality is an essential step for achieving health equity. My presentation will focus on findings on health inequalities in Ukraine as well as the comparative analysis of social inequalities in self-reported health and health outcomes in Ukraine vis-à-vis others European countries.    

Short bio

Iryna Mazhak received her PhD degree from the Institute of Sociology of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in 2012. She was Fulbright Visiting Researcher at University of Alabama in Birmingham (USA) on a Fulbright Faculty Development Program in 2014-2015. Her research has focused on the social determinants of health and health inequalities among working-age population in Ukraine. 

Iryna Mazhak's project at AIAS

What is a Fellows' Seminar?

The AIAS Fellows' Seminar is a session of seminars held by the AIAS fellow or by other speakers proposed by the fellows. In each seminar, one fellow will present and discuss his/her current research and research project, closing off with a question and discussion session.

All seminars are held in English and open to the public. Registration to the seminar is not necessary.  Read more about the AIAS Fellows' Seminar here.