Session 135:
Biodemographic Influences on Health and Mortality II

Friday, May 4
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Union Square 19-20
Fourth Floor

Chair: Megan Todd, Princeton University
Discussant: David Rehkopf, Stanford University

  1. Body Weight, Weight Change, and Mortality RiskLaura Blue, Princeton University

  2. To What Extent Do Biological Markers Account for the Large Social Disparities in Health in Moscow?Dana A. Glei, Georgetown University; Noreen Goldman, Princeton University; Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia; Dmitri A. Jdanov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia; Svetlana Shalnova, State Research Centre for Preventive Medicine, Moscow; Maria A. Shkolnikova, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; James W. Vaupel, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Maxine Weinstein, Georgetown University

  3. Immune Function and Aging among Tsimane Forager-HorticulturalistsHillard S. Kaplan, University of New Mexico; Aaron Blackwell, University of California, Santa Barbara; Jon Stieglitz, University of New Mexico; Michael D. Gurven, University of California, Santa Barbara

  4. Birth Weight and Adult Health in Historical Perspective: Evidence from a New Zealand Cohort, 1907-‐1922Evan Roberts, University of Minnesota; Pamela Wood, Monash University

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