Session 174:
Aging, Biodemography and Biomarkers

Saturday, May 3
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Salons J-K
4th Floor

Discussant: Jennifer B. Dowd, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)
Chair: Heidi Hanson, Huntsman Cancer Institute

  1. Social Relationships and Hypertension in Late Life: Evidence from a Nationally Representative Longitudinal Study of Older AdultsYang Claire Yang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Courtney Boen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Physical Stature Decline and the Health Status of the Elderly Population in EnglandAlan Fernihough, Trinity College Dublin; Mark E. McGovern, Harvard University

  3. A Longitudinal Investigation of Psychosocial Mediators of Allostatic Load in a Multi-Ethnic Sample of Midlife Women: Findings from the Study of Women's Health across the NationDawn Upchurch, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Biodemography and Genetics of AgingAnatoliy I. Yashin, Duke University; Deqing Wu, Duke University; Konstantin G. Arbeev, Duke University; Alexander Kulminski, Duke University; Liubov Arbeeva, Duke University; Svetlana V. Ukraintseva, Duke University

Other sessions on Population and Aging