Session 39:
Family and Health over the Life Course

Thursday, March 29
1:30 PM - 3:15 PM
4th floor

Chair: Sarah O. Meadows, Princeton University
Discussant: Mary Elizabeth Hughes, Duke University

  1. Examining Patterns in Divorced Life Expectancy by Race: An Application of a Bayesian Approach to Sullivan’s MethodJ. Scott Brown, Miami University; Scott M. Lynch, Princeton University

  2. Marital Status and Depressive Symptoms over Time: Modeling the Effects of Status DurationTracey A. LaPierre, University of Kansas

  3. Marital Disruption, Disability and LongevityBarbara Schone, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS; Liliana E. Pezzin, Medical College of Wisconsin

  4. Marital Status, Marital Transitions, and Body Mass: Gender, Race, and Life Course ConsiderationsDebra J. Umberson, University of Texas at Austin; Hui Liu, University of Texas at Austin

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