Session 165:
Infertility and Childlessness

Friday, May 2
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Regis
3rd Floor

Discussant: Rosalind B. King, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH
Chair: Anjani Chandra, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  1. Do Genetic Markers for Infertility Problems Predict Childlessness and Completed Fertility?Jornt Mandemakers, University of Groningen; Melinda Mills, University of Groningen; Nicola Barban, University of Groningen; Harold Snieder, University of Groningen

  2. Serial Monogamy: An Increasingly Common Pathway to ChildlessnessRannveig V. Kaldager, Statistics Norway and University of Oslo

  3. Comparing Health-Seeking Behaviors for Infertility by Parity StatusNiki Weller, Indiana University

  4. Differentials in Fertility Patterns: The Divergence of Childbearing and the Convergence of Childlessness in the United States, 1980s-2000sSandra M. Florian, University of Southern California; Lynne M. Casper, University of Southern California

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