Session 135:
Biodemographic Influences on Health and Mortality

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Harding
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Dana A. Glei, Georgetown University
Discussant: Jennifer Dowd, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY)

  1. Social Roles, Blood Pressure, and Health in a Nationally Representative Sample of Young AdultsLaura Chyu, Northwestern University; Leah Doane Sampey, Arizona State University; Emma Adam, Northwestern University; Thomas W. McDade, Northwestern University

  2. Life Cycle Changes in Nutrition and Adult MortalityDouglas Ewbank, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Telomere Length in Costa Rica’s High Longevity Blue ZoneDavid Rehkopf, University of California, San Francisco; Luis Rosero-Bixby, Universidad de Costa Rica

  4. Post-Reproductive Change of Sex Gap in Mortality in Relation to Cumulative Physiological DysregulationYang Yang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Michael Kozloski, University of Chicago

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