About the Authors

Malavika A. Subramanyam

Affiliation Center for Integrative Approaches to Health Disparities, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Ichiro Kawachi

Affiliation Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Lisa F. Berkman

Affiliation Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

S. V. Subramanian

svsubram@hsph.harvard.edu

Affiliation Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MAS IK LFB SVS. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: MAS IK LFB SVS. Designed the experiments/the study: MAS SVS. Analyzed the data: MAS SVS. Collected data/did experiments for the study: MAS SVS. Wrote the first draft of the paper: MAS SVS. Contributed to the writing of the paper: MAS IK LFB SVS.