Center for Family and Demographic Research

Center for Family and Demographic Research

The Center for Family and Demographic Research is a proud affiliate of BGSU's campus and community.

Center for Family & Demographic Research

The Center for Family and Demographic Research (CFDR) is an NIH-funded population research center dedicated to research, training, and service in demography. The CFDR integrates demographic methods, data, and perspectives with other social scientific approaches to understand the well-being of children and families. A special focus of research by CFDR affiliates addresses the public health and social problems facing at-risk children, adolescents, and families.

The Center for Family and Demographic Research at Bowling Green State University has core funding from The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (P2CHD050959).

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Spring Symposium

Spring Symposium

The spring symposium' topic is "Declining Fertility in the U.S.: Interpretations, Predictions, and Implications" and will be heldon Thursday, April 2, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Spring Speaker Series

The Influence of Dating Partners, Parents and Friends on Adolescents’ Alcohol Use
Dr. Monica Longmore
Department of Sociology
Bowling Green State University
Wednesday, February 12, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

Speaker Series Schedule

Spring Workshops

Introduction to American Community Survey (ACS)
Instructor: Hsueh-Sheng Wu
Monday, February 10, 12:30-1:30 pm
CFDR Conference Room, 7C Williams Hall

Workshop Series Schedule

Spring Symposium

Declining Fertility in the U.S.:
Interpretations, Predictions, and Implications

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Symposium Event Details

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CFDR Grants 

  • Kelly Balistreri
    2017 Ohio Medicaid Assessment Survey

    Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center
  • Susan Brown and I-Fen Lin
    Health and Well-being Effects on Later-life Divorce and Subsequent Repartnering

    National Institute on Aging
  • Eric Dubow
    Exposure to Violence and Subsequent Weapons Use: Mediating and Moderating Processes

    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
  • Eric Dubow
    Campus Sexual Misconduct: Using Perpetrator Risk Assessment and Tailored Treatment to Individualize Sanctioning

    U.S. Department of Justice