Saturday, May 3 / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Salons J-K

Session 174:
Aging, Biodemography and Biomarkers

Discussant: Jennifer B. Dowd, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)
Chair: Heidi Hanson, Huntsman Cancer Institute

  1. Social Relationships and Hypertension in Late Life: Evidence from a Nationally Representative Longitudinal Study of Older AdultsYang Claire Yang, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ; Courtney Boen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Physical Stature Decline and the Health Status of the Elderly Population in EnglandAlan Fernihough, Trinity College Dublin ; Mark E. McGovern, Harvard University

  3. A Longitudinal Investigation of Psychosocial Mediators of Allostatic Load in a Multi-Ethnic Sample of Midlife Women: Findings from the Study of Women's Health across the NationDawn Upchurch, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Biodemography and Genetics of AgingAnatoliy I. Yashin, Duke University ; Deqing Wu, Duke University ; Konstantin G. Arbeev, Duke University ; Alexander Kulminski, Duke University ; Liubov Arbeeva, Duke University ; Svetlana V. Ukraintseva, Duke University

Other sessions on Population and Aging