Session 174:
Cause-of-Death Trends and Health Transition

Saturday, April 17
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Cumberland H
Exhibition Level

Chair: Aline Desesquelles, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)
Discussant: Domantas Jasilionis, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  1. Changes in Patterns of Smoking Related Cause of Death and the Impact on the “Golden Generations” in UKMichael Murphy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Mariachiara Di Cesare, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  2. The Epidemiologic Transition Revisited: Incorporating into This Seminal Theory What We Now Know About CancersOmer Gersten, University of California, Berkeley; Magali Barbieri, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); John R. Wilmoth, University of California, Berkeley

  3. Trends in Avoidable Mortality in the Central and Eastern European CountriesIvana Kulhanova, Charles University in Prague; Olga Sivkova, Charles University in Prague

  4. Cause-Specific Mortality Trends in Two Caucasian Countries since the Early 1980sGéraldine Duthé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Irina Badurashvili, Georgian Centre of Population Research; Karine Kuyumjyan, National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia; Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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