Session 92:
Disease and Aging

Friday, May 4
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Imperial Ballroom B
Ballroom Level

Chair: Christopher L. Seplaki, University of Rochester
Discussant: Jennifer Dowd, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)

  1. Joint Analyses of Longitudinal Measurements of Physiological Indices and Cancer Incidence RatesKonstantin G. Arbeev, Duke University; Dora Il’yasova, Duke University; Svetlana V. Ukraintseva, Duke University; Igor Akushevich, Duke University; Alexander Kulminski, Duke University; Liubov Arbeeva, Duke University; Irina V. Culminskaya, Duke University; Deqing Wu, Duke University; Anatoliy I. Yashin, Duke University

  2. Dynamics of Age Change and Sex Differences in Cancer Mortality in the U.S.Yang Yang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ting Li, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. How Do Genes Affect Aging? The Biodemography of Human Health and SurvivalAnatoliy I. Yashin, Duke University; Deqing Wu, Duke University; Konstantin G. Arbeev, Duke University; Eric Stallard, Duke University; Kenneth C. Land, Duke University; Svetlana V. Ukraintseva, Duke University

  4. Cancer Incidence and Prevalence in the Oldest Old: Disentangling Age, Period, and Cohort EffectsHeidi Hanson, Huntsman Cancer Institute; Ken R. Smith, University of Utah; Antoinette Stroup, Utah Cancer Registry; Janna Harrell, Utah Cancer Registry; Ruldoph Rull, Northern California Cancer Center

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