Session 134:
Biodemography, Health, and Mortality

Friday, May 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Salons C-D
4th Floor

Discussant: Jason Schnittker, University of Pennsylvania
Chair: Michael McFarland, Princeton University

  1. Aging in the Context of Cohort Evolution and Mortality SelectionHui Zheng, Ohio State University

  2. Heritability of Longevity and the Role of Early and Mid-Life EnvironmentsHeidi Hanson, Huntsman Cancer Institute; Sandra Hasstedt, University of Utah

  3. Social Relationships and Physiological Determinants of Longevity across Human Life SpanYang Claire Yang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Courtney Boen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Karen Gerken, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ting Li, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kristen M. Schorpp, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kathleen Mullan Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  4. Early Life Conditions and Cause-Specific Mortality in the Cache County Memory and Health Study: Gene-Environment Interactions with APOE GenotypesKen R. Smith, University of Utah; Richard Cawthon, University of Utah; Geraldine P. Mineau, University of Utah; Richard Kerber, University of Louisville; Maria Norton, Utah State University

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