Session 95:
Health Behaviors and Health Disparities

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Virginia Suite AB
Lobby Level

Chair: Paula Lantz, University of Michigan
Discussant: Virginia W. Chang, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Body Weight Trajectories and Mortality among Older AdultsAnna Zajacova, University of Wyoming; Jennifer A. Ailshire, University of Southern California

  2. Obesity, SES, and Economic Development: A Test of the Reversal HypothesisFred C. Pampel, University of Colorado at Boulder; Justin T. Denney, Rice University; Patrick M. Krueger, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center

  3. Social Networks and Support in Disease Management: An Examination of Hypertension among Older AdultsErin York Cornwell, Cornell University; Linda Waite, University of Chicago

  4. Gender Differences in Drinking Behavior: An Analysis of a Major Cause of the Mortality Crisis in Contemporary RussiaYuka Minagawa, University of Texas at Austin

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