Session 69:
Demography of Disability and Aging

Friday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Hennepin
2nd Floor

Chair: Larry S. Corder, Duke University
Discussant: Doug Wolfe

  1. Toward a Better Understanding of Race/Ethnic Differences in Active Life ExpectancyMark D. Hayward, Pennsylvania State University; David F. Warner, Pennsylvania State University; Eileen Crimmins, University of Southern California

  2. Does Frailty Always Mean Short Longevity?Anatoli I. Michalski, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Kenneth G. Manton, Duke University; Anatoli Yashin, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  3. A Comprehensive Sociomedical Framework for Measuring Changes in Physical Functional Status among Older Age GroupsShuanglin You, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; S.L. Bernard, Research Triangle Institute; R.G. Rozier, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Jianwen Cai, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. Trajectories of Physical Disability and Distress: The Longitudinal Effects of Social SupportMiles G. Taylor, Duke University; Scott M. Lynch, Princeton University

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