Session 118:
Biodemographic Influences on Health and Mortality

Friday, April 16
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Cumberland F
Exhibition Level

Chair: Noreen Goldman, Princeton University
Discussant: Dana A. Glei, Georgetown University

  1. Age Dynamics of Physiological Indices as Determinants of Healthy Life: Evidence from Longitudinal DataKonstantin G. Arbeev, Duke University; Svetlana V. Ukraintseva, Duke University; Alexander Kulminski, Duke University; Liubov Arbeeva, Duke University; Lucy Akushevich, Duke University; Irina V. Culminskaya, Duke University

  2. The World-Wide Physiological Revolution: Dysregulation in Cardiovascular and Metabolic FunctioningEileen Crimmins, University of Southern California; Sarinnapha Vasunilashorn, University of Southern California; Jung Ki Kim, University of Southern California

  3. Does Higher Body Mass Index Lower Cognitive Functioning at Old-Age?Bo Macinnis, University of Michigan

  4. Predicting Mortality with Biomarkers among Elderly Costa RicansLuis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica; Melissa Rodriguez, Centro Centroamericano de Poblacion; William H. Dow, University of California, Berkeley

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