Session 169:
Health Behaviors, Health, and Mortality

Saturday, April 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Washington 3
Exhibition Level

Chair: Paula Lantz, University of Michigan
Discussant: George Kephart, Dalhousie University

  1. The Changing Contribution of Smoking to Educational Differences in Life Expectancy: Estimates for Finnish Men and Women from 1971 to 2005Pekka Martikainen, University of Helsinki; Jessica Y. Ho, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Contribution of Smoking Behavior to Educational Differential in Active Life Expectancy in NepalTirth Bhatta, Case Western Reserve University

  3. Education Differences in the Maintenance of Smoking Cessation and Physical ActivityRachel Margolis, University of Pennsylvania

  4. The Unintended Consequences of Biomedical Advances: Socioeconomic Gradients in Health Behaviors among Pregnant WomenElaine Hernandez, University of Minnesota

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