Session 143:
Innovations in Bringing Environmental Aspects into Health and Mortality Research

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

Chair: D. Mark Anderson, University of Washington
Discussant: Susan L. Cassels, University of Washington

  1. A Reassessment of Mortality in North Korea, 1993-2008Daniel M. Goodkind, U.S. Census Bureau; Loraine A. West, U.S. Census Bureau; Peter Johnson, U.S. Census Bureau

  2. Socioeconomic Differences in Seasonal Mortality in the United StatesRoland Rau, University of Rostock; Jutta Gampe, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Paul Eilers, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam; Brian D. Marx, Louisiana State University

  3. Influenza in the Tropics: The Role of HumidityLiat Vaisenberg, University of California, Irvine

  4. Air Pollution Shortens Life Expectancy and Health Expectancies for Older Adults: The Case of ChinaMing Wen, University of Utah; Danan Gu, United Nations Population Division

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