Session 26:
Differentials in Late-Life Health

Thursday, May 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Continental Parlor 1
Ballroom Level

Chair: Linda G. Martin, RAND Corporation
Discussant: Emily M. Agree, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Temporal Racial Trends in Cardiovascular Health: Cohort and Period Trends and ExplanationsBrian K. Finch, San Diego State University; Audrey N. Beck, San Diego State University; Shih-Fan Lin, San Diego State University

  2. Race/Ethnic and Nativity Differentials in Mid-Life and Late-Life Disability in the United StatesJennifer E. Melvin, University of Texas at Austin; Robert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin

  3. Disease Incidence and Mortality in Older Americans and EuropeansAïda Solé-Auró, Universitat de Barcelona and University of Southern California; Pierre-Carl Michaud, Université du Québec à Montréal and RAND Corporation; Michael Hurd, RAND Corporation

  4. Onset of Disability and Mortality in Older Adults in Mexico: The Role of Co-MorbiditiesCesar Gonzalez-Gonzalez, Instituto de Geriatría, México; Rafael Samper-Ternent, University of Texas Medical Branch; Rebeca Wong, University of Texas Medical Branch

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