Session 127:
Health Trajectories in Old Age

Friday, March 30
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Chelsea
7th floor

Chair: Miles G. Taylor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Mark D. Hayward, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Modeling the Effect of Disease on Functional Change in the HRSDawn Alley, University of Pennsylvania; Beth J. Soldo, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Trends in Disability-Free Life Expectancy in France: Consistent and Diverging Patterns According to the Underlying Disability IndicatorEmmanuelle Cambois, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Aurore Clavel, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM); Isabelle Romieu, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM); Jean-Marie Robine, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)

  3. Chronic Conditions and the Decline in Late-Life Disability, 1997-2004Vicki A. Freedman, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; Robert Schoeni, University of Michigan; Linda G. Martin, Institute of Medicine, The National Academies; Jennifer C. Cornman, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

  4. Productive Social Activities and Well-Being in Mid-Old AgeYanni Hao, University of Chicago; Linda Waite, University of Chicago

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