Session 46:
Life Course Approaches to Health and Mortality

Thursday, May 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4th Floor

Chair: Steven A. Haas, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Lisa Berkman, Harvard University

  1. Pathways to Exceptional Longevity: Effects of Early-Life and Intermediate Factors on Later-Life MortalityValérie Jarry, Université de Montréal; Alain Gagnon, Université de Montréal; Robert R. Bourbeau, Université de Montréal

  2. Life Course Partnership Status and Biomarkers in Mid-Life: Evidence from the 1958 British Birth CohortGeorge B. Ploubidis, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Richard Silverwood, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Emily Grundy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  3. Do Work-Family Patterns over the Life-Course Influence Health at Old Age? A Sequence Analysis Approach across 13 European Countries and the United StatesKaren van Hedel, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam; Iván Mejía-Guevara, Harvard University; Erika L. Sabbath, Harvard University; Frank Van Lenthe, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam

  4. The Health Value of the GED: Testing the Role of Noncognitive Skills, Health Behaviors, and Labor-Market FactorsAnna Zajacova, University of Wyoming; Jennifer Karas Montez, Case Western Reserve University

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